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Feminist Privilege

Custom Cuts: An Art Mini-Series About The Many Feminisms We Inhabit

Pia Alize Hararika and Malathi Jogi created Custom Cuts when they got tired of one too many pieces of unsolicited advice about "doing feminism right".
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A Man Offered To ‘Save’ Me From Feminism

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.
36 Days Of Feminist Type By Kruttika Susarla

Meet Kruttika Susarla – The Artist Behind 36 Days Of Feminist Type

Kruttika Susarla is a Delhi-based designer who created 36 visually stunning & informative images on intersectional Indian feminist movement(s).
Language Matters

“It’s Only A Joke!” Language Matters, So Be A Buzzkill!

Language matters. "Free speech" comes at the cost of those that are struggling for acceptance in a hostile society. So, yes, be a buzzkill!
इन 8 आदतों से बन जाइये थोड़ी-सी फेमिनिस्ट

इन 8 आदतों से बन जाइये थोड़ी-सी ‘फेमिनिस्ट’

आपके साथ क्या कभी ऐसा हुआ है कि आपने महिला-अधिकारों या महिला-पुरुष समानता की बात की हो और आपके किसी दोस्त ने तुरंत कहा हो कि ‘ज्यादा फेमिनिस्ट मत बनो|’ पर समान अधिकारों की बात करने में कुछ भी गलत नहीं है| और अगर ऐसा करना आपको ‘फेमिनिस्ट’ बनाता है तो इसमें कुछ भी गलत नहीं है|
Here Are 12 Feminist Artists We Loved In 2018

Here Are 12 Feminist Artists We Loved In 2018

Here are twelve feminist artists whose work has encouraged serious engagement with questions of gender, sexuality, inclusivity, and intersectionality.
Feminist Resolution Tool Kit For 2019

Feminist Resolution Tool Kit For 2019

This new year, I wish to continue deconstructing and reconstructing the foundations of our society. Here is my feminist resolution check list for 2019.
Intersectional Feminism Is The Need Of The Hour – Here's Why

Intersectional Feminism Is The Need Of The Hour – Here’s Why

Intersectional feminism brings women together to fight the different hardships set up by the patriarchy for women across different communities.
‘औरत को इतना चुप मत कराओ कि वो बोलना ही भूल जाए|’ Feminism In India

‘औरत को इतना चुप मत कराओ कि वो बोलना ही भूल जाए|’

पितृसत्तात्मक समाज में बचपन से महिलाओं को चुप रहने या यों कि चुप करने की जद्दोजहद की जाती है जिसका सीधा असर महिला के व्यक्तित्व पर पड़ता है|
maa behen

The Language Of Association: Maa-Behen

Why is it so when one has to evoke a sense of 'don't rape' culture in men, we have to associate it first with their maa behen?

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What Neha Shoree's Murder Tells Us About Punjab's Drug Problem

What Neha Shoree’s Murder Tells Us About Punjab’s Drug Problem

Dr. Neha Shoree, an official of the State Government of Punjab's Food and Drug Administration wing, was shot dead on 29th March, in broad daylight, in her office.
surayya tyabji woman who designed indian flag

Surayya Tyabji: The Woman Who Designed Our National Flag | #IndianWomenInHistory

Despite the design of the national flag being popularly credited to Pingali Venkayyah, Surayya Tyabji was the one who came up the final design.
The Forgotten Female Farmers Of India: Narratives From Bihar

The Forgotten Female Farmers Of India: Narratives From Bihar

From preparing the land, selecting seeds, transplanting the seedlings, applying manure/fertilisers/pesticides and then harvesting, winnowing and threshing, women work harder and longer than male farmers but are never recognised.