Gender

In this section, find articles, video, images and artwork on gender, gender stereotypes and discrimination, gender fluidity and gender diversity.

Why Are 21 Million Women Voters Missing From The Electoral Rolls?

Why Are 21 Million Women Voters Missing From The Electoral Rolls?

The number of women voters missing from the statistics show that there are important gendered differences in voter registration and turnout that must be necessarily scrutinised to understand patterns of disenfranchisement.
फील्ड पर जब पुलिस वाला कहता है, मैडम होटल में रुकी हो या घर में

फील्ड पर जब पुलिस वाला कहता है, मैडम होटल में रुकी हो या घर...

आमतौर पर भारत में फील्ड पर महिला पत्रकार को भेजने से पहले दस बार संपादक सुरक्षा का बहाना बनाते नज़र आते हैं|
What About Victims Who Aren't 'Good Girls'?

What About Victims Who Aren’t ‘Good Girls’?

What if the victims had been negligent to their parents, or had a lot of affairs, or weren't not friendly to everyone? Would it then have been okay that such a crime was committed against them, for not being 'good girls'?
Man Who Has It All: Alternate Reality, Aggression, and Feminism on Facebook

Man Who Has It All: Alternate Reality, Aggression, and Feminism on Facebook

In the alternate world created by Man Who Has It All, history is filled with female scientists and artists and precedents, and men run the risk of rape if they go outside un-chaperoned at night.
जेंडर के ढाँचे से जूझता मेरा बचपन

जेंडर के ढाँचे से जूझता मेरा बचपन

आज जब पितृसत्ता की गहराईयाँ समझता हूँ तो खुद को अपराधबोध से मुक्त पाता हूँ और अब अपने शरीर और रूह को जोड़ने की प्रक्रिया में हूँ|
Thoughts While Reclaiming The Ladies' Seat In Metro: Space, Accessibility, and Entitlement

Thoughts While Reclaiming The Ladies’ Seat In Metro: Space, Accessibility, and Entitlement

It doesn't matter if one is menstruating or not, that the ladies' seat is for women, and that alone is the criteria.
'Take Out The Insects From Your Food And Eat It’: Women Political Prisoners Recount Jail Horror Stories

‘Take Out The Insects From Your Food And Eat It’: Women Political Prisoners Recount...

These are not rare stories, there are many women prisoners who give birth in the jail and there are many children under 6 years of age who are living in the jail with the women, not having seen the outside world.
How Not To Celebrate Women's Day: Deconstructing WhatsApp Forwards

How Not To Celebrate Women’s Day: Deconstructing WhatsApp Forwards

Women's Day Whatsapp forwards serve to remind me that womanhood is only celebrated when it is convenient. When it is sanitised, stripped of anything remotely political, swathed in pink and devoid of accountability.
औरत ही औरत की दुश्मन होती है ? : एक नारीवादी अध्ययन

औरत ही औरत की दुश्मन होती है ? : एक नारीवादी अध्ययन

‘औरत ही औरत की दुश्मन है’ का जुमला एक निरर्थक धारणा है, जेंडर के नियमों को बनाए रखने की साजिश और पितृसत्ता का चक्रव्यू है जो महिलाओं को कमजोर साबित करना चाहता है, महिलाओं की दोस्ती और संगठन को चोट पहुंचना चाहता है।
बोलती औरत से पितृसत्ता डरती है, तभी तो महिला-केंद्रित भद्दी गालियाँ बोलती है!

बोलती औरत से पितृसत्ता डरती है, तभी तो महिला-केंद्रित भद्दी गालियाँ बोलती है!

हर क्रिया के प्रति होने वाले प्रतिक्रिया के तहत महिला-केंद्रित गालियाँ देना, साफ़तौर पर समाज की पितृसत्तात्मक सोच को दर्शाता है, जिसके तहत महिला को न केवल नीचा दिखाया जाता है बल्कि उसके लिए गालियाँ इस्तेमाल करना उसकी पहचान जैसा बताया जाता है|

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Majili Review: An Ideal Wife Is The One Who Suffers In Silence And Submission

Majili Review: Why Is An Ideal Wife She Who Suffers In Silence And Submission?

Majili is a recent Telugu release, directed by Shiva Nirvana that stars Samantha Akkineni, Divyansha Kaushik, and Naga Chaitanya.

Being 33 And Single Is Not A Crime: Unpacking Criticism Against Unmarried Women

What we need to understand before we start criticising unmarried women is that marriage is a conscious choice, not an expected natural act that must 'happen'.
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.