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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.
18 Moments That Made 2018 Super Feminist!

18 Moments That Made 2018 Super Feminist!

From breaking glass ceilings to widespread protests against sexual harassment, women were a force to be reckoned with in 2018.
How I Learnt To Unlearn My Internalised Misogyny

How I Learnt To Unlearn My Internalised Misogyny

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.
Why I Didn't Speak Up: The Confessions Of A Postmodern Feminist

Why I Didn’t Speak Up: The Confessions Of A Postmodern Feminist

As a postmodern feminist, I realised that whenever I was speaking out, I was creating alternatives – possibilities for myself and others like myself.
What Postmodern Feminism Taught Me About Power

What Postmodern Feminism Taught Me About Power

Are these the rules? If there are, who sets them? This I believe is the question that postmodern feminism has led me to investigate.
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.
The Dilemma Behind Practising 'Everyday Feminism'

The Dilemma Behind Practising ‘Everyday Feminism’

The task of practising everyday feminism leads to performing exhausting emotional labour, something which feminists can’t really escape from.
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.
Is there a margin of error for young feminists?

Is There A Margin Of Error For Young Feminists Today?

As young feminists, we can get so lost in our criticism and analysis of issues that we face that there is little space to be wrong.
This Angry Feminist Killjoy Isn't Going To "Calm Down"

This Angry Feminist Isn’t Going To “Calm Down”

Our dismissal of women as over-sensitive, angry feminists is merely a way to wield power so as to further silence oppressed voices.

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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.
Flying Solo: 5 Female Masturbation Techniques Worth Exploring

Flying Solo: 5 Female Masturbation Techniques Worth Exploring

Get to know the bumps and curves of your one unique body and see how she rewards you in return. Here are some masturbation techniques to help you along your journey.
The Bra Strap: Normal Piece Of Clothing Or State Secret?

The Bra Strap: Normal Piece Of Clothing Or State Secret?

Why is such a ruckus created by a visible bra strap? Can we simply not treat a bra as a normal piece of clothing instead of sexualising it?