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body image

It Is High Time We Had A Conversation On Body Image

I sincerely hope that one's body image would result in them exercising and eating healthy because it is good for our body and not consider aspects of physical appearance.
औरत को शरीर में कैद करने की साजिश | Feminism In India

औरत को शरीर में कैद करने की साजिश

औरत और मर्द दोनों की संरचना एक दूसरे से अलग है, जहाँ एक तरफ पुरुष अपने शरीर को लेकर सहज रहता है| वहीं महिला अपने शरीर को लेकर असहज|
औरत क्यों न अपनाएँ सहज पहनावा? | Feminism In India

औरत क्यों न अपनाएँ सहज पहनावा?

औरत के लिए तय किए गए कपड़े ऊपरी तौर पर तो असुविधाजनक नहीं लगते क्योंकि वो रोज उन्हें पहनकर चलती हैं| लेकिन अगर स्त्री और पुरुष के कपड़ों की तुलना की जाए तो अंतर साफ नजर आता है।

Let’s Talk About PMS And Some More Pre-Menstrual Stuff

There are still several myths about PMS (and of course menstruation at large) held by both the conservative and traditional society from which it emerged to the more ‘modern’ folks.

Being Overweight And Unconventional While Navigating Public Spaces

You would think that women who are overweight would feel more comfortable in public spaces inhabited by other women, of every shape and size. However, this isn’t the case, due to the way patriarchy pits us against each other.
women’s clothing

Women’s Clothing Was And Is Men’s Business Everywhere

Women’s clothing is men’s business not only in Saudi Arabia but in India, France and the USA as well. In India, women learn that quite early.
Disposable Pads And Tampons - A Ticking Time Bomb? | Feminism In India

Disposable Pads And Tampons – A Ticking Time Bomb? | #ThePadEffect

Many individuals remain ignorant of the raw materials pads and tampons are made of and the risks they pose.

To Bleed Or Not To Bleed: The Culture Of Period-Shaming

Period-shaming women is a patriarchal sport, anything exclusive to women becomes gross and becomes another reason to oppress them.
Meet Assam's 'Pad Women': The Indigenous Women Spearheading Access To Sanitary Products

Meet The ‘Pad Women’ From Assam Who Are Spearheading Access To Sanitary Products

These 'pad women' from Pamohi, Assam have initiated the use of reusable eco-friendly sanitary napkins that they make after having attained hands-on training.
sexual objectification

Is The Sexual Objectification Of Men Catering To Gender Parity?

Sexual objectification is intertwined in our culture and it would be unfair to say that men have to face it as much as women.

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Ali Zafar

Meesha Shafi Takes A Stand Against Ali Zafar And Sexual Abuse

On 19th April, when Pakistani actress, model and singer Meesha Shafi tweeted about suffering sexual harassment at the hands of her fellow actor-singer Ali Zafar, she was almost instantly bombarded with a vicious backlash.
Aijaz Sheikh

“Faith Healer” Aijaz Sheikh Has Sexually Abused Thousands Of Children

While pretending to be a faith healer, Aijaz Sheikh has subjected thousands of children in North Kashmir to sexual abuse.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.