What looking like a feminist can do to personal feminisms.
Buzzword Feminism has become cool. And this is disorienting to say the least.
The struggle against caste and the struggle against patriarchy are deeply intertwined. Movements contribute to and make meaning out of each other.
On Babasaheb's 125th birth anniversary, we bring you thirteen quotes of Dr. B R Ambedkar which truly show that he was a feminist and strove hard for women's education and equality.
"Men who want to be feminists need not be given a space in feminism. They need to take the space they have in society and make it feminist." -Kelley Temple
Sexist jokes are not funny and I’m not laughing. In fact, they are offensive to women.
Opponents of gender equality often label women with strong opinions as 'aggressive' and 'crazy'. Feminists often find themselves pushed on the back foot by the tone-police that is quick to label us 'feminazis' for simply demanding an equal voice.
I did not know what feminism meant, but I remember being told I’m too rough for a girl. Or, was it bold? Or, rude? I don’t remember – there were many words that I was associated with, and believe it or not, I actually used to like them.
"Feminists have no sense of humour" and other myths about feminism debunked!
More often than not, when we are at a privileged position in the society with respect to a particular section or group, we fail to acknowledge it as what it is: a privilege.