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Emotional Labour: What Is It, And Why Do Women Bear The Brunt Of It?

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The ability to perform emotional labour is often seen as an inherent quality of women workers, consistent with the gendered notion that women are naturally more nurturing.
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.

Suno Traces The Invisible Lines of Consent

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Suno voices the dissent against marital rape and domestic violence prevalent within the Indian society where sexual intercourse is mostly non-consensual
An Open Letter To Economics, My Problematic Love

An Open Letter To Economics, My Problematic Love

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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.
sex-strike

A Sexist And Exclusionary Sex-Strike Won’t Save Women Or Roe

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A sex-strike by women being considered an effective response to the abortion bans reinforces sexist assumptions about women and sex.
"Would You Rape Your Sister?": Why The Sister Card Reinforces Rape Culture

“Would You Rape Your Sister?”: Why The Sister Card Reinforces The Rape Culture

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Using the sister card raises the fundamentally problematic issue of persecuting someone, not for touching a woman without consent, but for refusing to let her go even after she positions herself as his sister.
How Men Can Be Part Of Feminist Movement Infographic

Infographic: How Can Men Be A Part of The Feminist Movement?

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Feminism is not a fight against men but a fight against the patriarchal system.Thus, it is important for men to be our allies as well.
How To Get Past Anxiety By Consciously Experiencing It – Postmodern Feminist Style

How To Get Past Anxiety By Consciously Experiencing It – Postmodern Feminist Style

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This is just one person writing about how they have understood anxiety from a socio-cultural perspective as opposed to a psychological one.
How I Found Inclusivity Within Feminism

How I Found Inclusivity Within Feminism

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The flaws of western, eurocentric feminism can be eradicated through inclusivity of more diverse voices to the ongoing development of feminism, as well as the admittance of western feminists themselves.
women empowerment model problematic

Why The Women Empowerment Model Just Doesn’t Cut It Anymore

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The women empowerment model does nothing to challenge patriarchal conventions that the man's job is much more worthy than the woman's.

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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.