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How to Handle Sexist Jokes and Your Friends Who Find Them Funny

How to Handle Sexist Jokes and Your Friends Who Find Them Funny

Sexist jokes are not funny and I’m not laughing. In fact, they are offensive to women.
When Art Is Created By Sexual Harassers, Can We Separate Art From Artist?

When Art Is Created By Sexual Harassers, Can We Separate Art From Artist?

Predators use their influence as a tool to inflict harm as well as sidestep any consequences. We ought to reject any art that contributes to the artist’s celebrity.
मायने दमन और विशेषाधिकार के | Feminism In India

मायने दमन और विशेषाधिकार के

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|
male privilege

Male Privilege And Entitlement In India – A 101 Explainer Piece

Being born a heterosexual male immediately entitles you to a set of privileges you never signed up for. Male privilege is one of them.

On Maa-Behen Feminism

"Ghar mein maa-behen nahi hai kya?" has been a tome of men and women, especially when responding to street-harassment, for as long as I can remember.
Can I Hate My Mother And Still Be A Feminist?

Can I Hate My Mother And Still Be A Feminist?

As adults, especially as women, we must call out patriarchy inside our homes. We need to take responsibility and make mothers our allies.

Gender, Sexuality And The Internet: 15 Feminist Principles Of The Internet

The aim of the feminist principles of the internet is to bridge the gap between feminist movements and internet rights movements and look at intersections.
Dear Men, Stop Asking Women To 'Educate' You On Feminism

Dear Men, Stop Asking Women To ‘Educate’ You On Feminism

It is time for men to take responsibility and understand intersectional feminism and its dynamics without expecting women to spoon-feed them.
An Open Letter To Economics, My Problematic Love

An Open Letter To Economics, My Problematic Love

Dear Economics, I never believed in love at first sight, until I met you in 9th grade. But like the other love of my life (hello, Bollywood), you too were problematic.
gender-based prefix

The Gender-Based Prefix: More Ways To Assume Women Are Property

Why should a woman give away a bit of her life to random strangers through a gender-based prefix attached to her name, when men are not required to do that?

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Kabir Singh: The Poster Boy For Toxic Masculinity

Kabir Singh: The Poster Boy For Toxic Masculinity

With a predictable plot, unnecessary violence, the resurgence of a broken hero and typical stalker-turned-lover relation, Kabir Singh is a painful three-hour experience for the viewer.
These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution/इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution

On this Republic Day, let us take a look at the fifteen powerful women who helped draft the Indian Constitution.
When A Dupatta and A Nose Ring Become Agents Of Patriarchy

When A Dupatta and A Nose Ring Become Agents Of Patriarchy

Coming from a conservative Muslim family where your male cousins won’t even look at you if you are not wearing a dupatta, I have always felt that my body was constantly scrutinised and kept under the male gaze.