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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.

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Notes To Past Self: On Living With The Beast Called Depression

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But dead is being devoid of feeling, it is not relief. I know where the lies come from, they come from an abusive childhood, they come from trauma, they come from a history of depression.
#WomenAreCumming: 7 Quotes On Female Masturbation

#WomenAreCumming: 7 Quotes On Female Masturbation

Female masturbation is normal and it's time we do away with the stigma. The clitoris solely exists for sexual pleasure and has around 12000 nerve endings. Many women do not know where the clitoris is or what it does, let alone touching it, playing with it or rubbing it.
Watch: Why Shouldn't We Teach Sexuality Education In Schools? | #WhyCSE

Watch: Why Shouldn’t We Teach Sexuality Education In Schools? | #WhyCSE

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Sexuality education is as much about young people’s likes, loves, and relationships, with each other, with teachers, with their parents and society at large, and at the same time it’s about protection from abuse, violence, infections, hurt and the pain of break ups.
Why Is Sex Work Not Seen As Work

Why Is Sex Work Not Seen As Work? – Part 1

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Sex work is adult consensual provision of sexual services for money. What part of this definition challenges the notion of work?
Watch: Northeastern Woman Brilliantly Tackles Racial Stereotypes Using Satire

Watch: Northeastern Woman Brilliantly Tackles Racial Stereotypes Using Satire

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This Northeastern woman brilliantly took down all the racism of the Indian Mainland towards people of the Northeast in this satirical video.
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What Women Want! Protest Marches By Women In India And USA On January 21

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Women in India and USA are going on protest marches. Here's all that you need to know and march with them!
#MeToo : Ranjon Ghoshal, Sudipto Chatterjee And Awakening Of Bengali Intellectualism

#MeToo: Ranjon Ghoshal, Sudipto Chatterjee And The Awakening Of Bengali Intellectualism

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The narrative through all these three stories, and maybe countless more, is that Ranjon Ghoshal is a sexual predator and targets young women specifically, using his fame and reputation.

Gender Studies Group In DU Launches Sexuality Booklets

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Due to a lack of a proper comprehensive sexuality education syllabus in educational institutions, young people often face issues relating to gender and sexuality....
When Will India Truly Become Accessible For People With Disabilites?

When Will India Truly Become Accessible For People With Disabilities?

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No amount of economic trouble or market-based capitalistic ideas should help determine one's right to accessible spaces, which should be available in an unconditionally equal manner to all persons, irrespective of their physical state of being.
Dharti Aba Birsa Munda: The Indian Tribal Freedom Fighter

Dharti Aba Birsa Munda: The Indian Tribal Freedom Fighter

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Birsa Munda, a champion of the struggles of the Adivasis is highly relevant today as this is the era of displacements in the name of development.

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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.
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.

“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.