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How The Digital World Disparages Feminism Through Manufactured Outrage

How The Digital World Disparages Feminism Through Manufactured Outrage

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It’s exhausting, navigating a digital world where media tactics have swayed the term 'feminist' into almost leaving a bad taste in one’s mouth. The headlines are initially laughable, but the outrage they manufacture is disturbing.
Does Patriarchy Divide Women: The Importance Of Solidarity

Does Patriarchy Divide Women: The Importance Of Solidarity

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This ecosystem of solidarity and collectivisation based on being able to help each other in creating more success not only helps the individual, but also stands in direct contrast to the toxic ecosystem of patriarchy – and challenges it.

Why My Life Is Better With Female Friendships In It

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Female friendships are more important than we realise. They have allowed me to have a safe space for my personal and emotional growth. I feel much more understood when I am surrounded by women.
Dear Men, It's Time You Understood Misogyny

Dear Men, It’s Time You Understood Misogyny

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Misogyny functions in an ecosystem, where men are supported and protected at each level by one another.
Why Consumerist 'Feminism' Fails Us: Understanding Capitalist Culture

Why Consumerist ‘Feminism’ Fails Us: Understanding Capitalist Culture

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Capitalist society which is afraid of confrontation and political incorrectness has fabricated several imposters of feminism (consumerist feminism being one of them) in recent years, each version more watered-down and grasping than the last.
Feminist Resolution Tool Kit For 2019

Feminist Resolution Tool Kit For 2019

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This new year, I wish to continue deconstructing and reconstructing the foundations of our society. Here is my feminist resolution check list for 2019.
Here Are 12 Feminist Artists We Loved In 2018

Here Are 12 Feminist Artists We Loved In 2018

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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!

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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

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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

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As a postmodern feminist, I realised that whenever I was speaking out, I was creating alternatives – possibilities for myself and others like myself.

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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.