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Female Anger: The Gendered Diagnosis Of Emotions | Feminism In India

(On) Female Anger: The Gendered Diagnosis Of Emotions

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It seems female anger is only palatable when it is reined in, not threatening to be reckless but instead promising calm, collected reserve.
Call me Feminazi [Poem]

Call me Feminazi [Poem]

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Breaking down the feminazi myth, one prose at a time.
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A Man Offered To ‘Save’ Me From Feminism

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Feminism is a political and cultural fight. We don’t need saving and we certainly don’t need to be rescued from our beliefs by chauvinistic men.
One Step At A Time: The Ordinary Lives Of Everyday Feminism

One Step At A Time: The Ordinary Lives Of Everyday Feminism

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The mere fact of expecting that the women would clean and cook irrespective of, if she is a professional or not, is a point of concern of everyday feminism.
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The Joke’s On You? Let Me Laugh: On Being A Feminist Killjoy

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You may be minority in one sense and privileged in the other, and disapprove one kind of degradation while propagating some. That's where lies the need of constant introspection of one's location in the society. Because that controls what jokes we can take, what jokes we can't. And we don't take joke that's on us or someone we aspire to be.
Why Call It Feminism, As Opposed To Humanism Or Egalitarianism?

Why Call It Feminism, As Opposed To Humanism Or Egalitarianism?

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Feminism wants you to see our struggle, not to be thinned by mixing it in with Egalitarianism or Humanism.
मायने दमन और विशेषाधिकार के | Feminism In India

मायने दमन और विशेषाधिकार के

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विशेषाधिकार को स्वीकार करना एक असहज प्रक्रिया है| हो सकता है आप अपने आपको दोषी महसूस करें या फिर अपनी रक्षा के लिए ज़रूरी समझे|
Here Are 12 Feminist Artists We Loved In 2018

Here Are 12 Feminist Artists We Loved In 2018

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Here are twelve feminist artists whose work has encouraged serious engagement with questions of gender, sexuality, inclusivity, and intersectionality.
How I Learnt To Unlearn My Internalised Misogyny

How I Learnt To Unlearn My Internalised Misogyny

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I began letting go of my internalised misogyny when I realised that we only resort to hating other girls to try and empower ourselves, because that’s what we’ve been taught all along.
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Hey, Feminazi! On Deconstructing The Ignorance Behind The Term

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How does a term signifying the systematic genocide of millions of innocent individuals get conflated with a term that in all its spirit aims and practices to demolish patriarchy and other social hierarchies? Labelling a feminist as a feminazi only reveals the proponent's orthodoxy and misogyny.

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Why Is Sex Or Sexuality Education In Indian Schools Still A Taboo?

Why Is Sex Or Sexuality Education In Indian Schools Still A Taboo?

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It has often been observed that there is lack of awareness not only with regard to ‘homosexuality’ but also ‘menstruation’. In spite of having discussions around teenage pregnancy, there is also a lack of awareness around safe sex.

“The Sex Which Is Not One”: Vaginismus And The Construction Of Female Sexuality

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It is always important to keep in mind that vaginismus is a common occurrence among women and it should always be seen as any other ailment.
Men’s “Lockdown” Anxiety About Creeping Feminism Could Trigger A Painful Tsunami Of Reform

Men’s “Lockdown” Anxiety About Creeping Feminism Could Trigger A Painful Tsunami Of Reform

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This is why the 21-day lockdown is a critical test of who is fittest. We cannot let this manxiety that goes on to fuel a feminist coup, become the status quo.