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In this section, find articles on intersectionality and Indian feminism including critical pieces on caste, class, body, violence, sexuality, gender and masculinity.

How To Spot Signs Of Emotional Abuse In Your Relationship

How To Spot Signs Of Emotional Abuse In Your Relationship

Emotional abuse is a form of domestic violence is often overlooked, trivialised, and discounted, even by the person suffering the abuse.
community violence

It’s 2018. Will We Speak Up Against Family And Community Violence?

#MeToo It’s not a complete campaign unless it speaks of abuse against all intersections, including family and community violence.
Dalit Women Speak Out, And How! - Not Just A Conference, But A Celebration

Dalit Women Speak Out, And How! – Not Just A Conference, But A Celebration

The Dalit Women Speak Out conference was a celebration and history that was being written and shaped by Dalit women.
We Need To Start A Conversation Around Sibling Sexual Abuse

We Need To Start A Conversation Around Sibling Sexual Abuse

Survivors of sibling sexual abuse are extremely vulnerable to eating disorders, anxiety, depression, post traumatic stress disorders and substance abuse. 
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?
#SexPleasureRights: Disability Is Not A Constraint To Sexuality [Artwork]

#SexPleasureRights: Disability Is Not A Constraint To Sexuality [Artwork]

#SexPleasureRights: What does disability has got to do with sexuality?
rape videos

Rape As A Commodity: Unveiling The Dark Business Of Rape Videos

Normalisation of rape culture has gone up to a level where sexual assault has turned into a marketable commodity in the form of rape videos.
Sexsomnia: The (Sub)Conscious Claws of Patriarchy?

Sexsomnia: The (Sub)Conscious Claws of Patriarchy?

Sexsomnia is a sleep disorder but is also used as a defense for sexual violence against women. What is a feminist's analysis of the situation?
medical examination

End Farcial Medical Examination For Rape Survivors NOW!

This heinous practice of medical examination is a barbaric practice that has no place in a case of rape or sexual assault, whatsoever.
Hindu Marriage Act

The Dutiful Wives Under The Hindu Marriage Act, 1955

Judicial responses to Hindu Marriage Act strengthens the notion that marriage is the most socially oppressive institution for Hindu women.

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Priyanka Chopra And The Problems With Gaslighting Women

Gaslighting: Priyanka Chopra And Her Not So Good Will

While the words and language used may vary, the goal of gaslighting is to undermine the target by portraying her as unreasonable, unreliable and inherently defective in mind as well as character/morality.
My Experience On Matrimonial Sites —The Cesspits Of Humanity

My Experience On Matrimonial Sites —The Cesspits Of Humanity

Now, as I fight a daily battle in the war against arranged marriage, I have realised that my parents’ standards for a husband for me are so much worse than mine. As a method of finding a life partner, I believe matrimonial sites are the cesspit of humanity.
18 Indian Sportswomen Who Made A Difference In 2018

18 Indian Sportswomen Who Made A Difference In 2018

Here are 18 sportswomen in India whose achievements brought glory to our nation and we need to pay more attention to.