Monday, September 23, 2019

Disability

In this section, find articles, reviews, interviews, art work, poems and photo-essays on disability, gender and sexuality by Feminism in India.

#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?
The Plight Of A Person with Disability In The Gareeb Rath Train

The Plight Of A Person with Disability In The Gareeb Rath Train

Being a research scholar, exploring positions of women with disability in higher education, facing such bureaucracy from Indian railways came as harsh reality to me.
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Disabled People Say No To Divyang

"I am not Divyang and don’t prefer being called that."
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Jeeja Ghosh And The Right To Fly With Dignity

Jeeja Ghosh's case is a huge victory for disability rights.

Dear Mrs. Maneka Gandhi, #WeCanWork And How

We'd like to tell you a bit about mental illness, and that #WeCanWork
How News Media Ignores The Disability Aspect Of Survivors Of Sexual Assault

How News Media Ignores The Disability Aspect Of Survivors Of Sexual Assault

Violence against women with disability: Print media, take note, not all sexual assault victims are physically and mentally fit.
Margarita With A Straw

Margarita With A Straw: A Movie Unafraid To Portray Disability, Sexuality And Queerness

Margarita With A Straw is a wonderful, liberating and empowering film in its portrayal of disability, sexuality and queerness.

15 Pictures That Promote Accessgiri And Stop Violencegiri At Raahgiri

At Raahgiri people of all ages, backgrounds, diverse disabilities joined hands and came together in big numbers to promote accessgiri and stop violencegiri.

Insensitive By Design: Civic Infrastructure For The Disabled In India

Civic infrastructure in major Indian cities still fails to provide for the needs of people with disabilities.

Women With Disabilities And Healthcare In India

Women with disabilities are a heterogeneous group and are found in every community and all they need is support to represent themselves.

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Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

More than half the Tamil movies I watched had extremely light-skinned women from the North playing the roles of 'typical' Tamil women.
Why Do We Need The Menstrual Leave Policy In India?

Why Do We Need The Menstrual Leave Policy In India?

The debate on the ‘Menstruation Benefit Bill’ tabled by Ninong Ering, a Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha representing Arunachal Pradesh in 2018, triggered widespread discussion on the need to have menstrual leave policy for working women every month.
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.