Monday, August 19, 2019

Gender

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

Dear Women, It's Time We Stop Self-Silencing

Dear Women, It’s Time We Stop Self-Silencing

Self-silencing is problematic as it leads to a feeling of a divided self. When a woman silences herself, she feels awful about not being her real self and at the same time wants to conform to the 'good woman' rulebook.
Internalised Patriarchy: The Undying Seeds Of Sexism In Our Minds

Internalised Patriarchy: The Undying Seeds Of Sexism In Our Minds

Women have internalised patriarchy so deeply that they don’t even know the wrong in their own perspective.

Suno Traces The Invisible Lines of Consent

Suno voices the dissent against marital rape and domestic violence prevalent within the Indian society where sexual intercourse is mostly non-consensual

Dalit Women, Rural Women and Other Intersectionalities at the Gender Mela

A documentary titled, “I’m Dalit, how are you?” was then screened , highlighting the state of Dalit women, children and men and how they are made to indulge in manual scavenging even till today , despite it being abolished in 1993.
औरत ही औरत की दुश्मन नहीं बल्कि सच्ची हमदर्द होती है

औरत ही औरत की दुश्मन नहीं बल्कि सच्ची हमदर्द होती है

औरत ही औरत की दुश्मन है जैसे हाथों में थमाए हुए गलत झुनझुने को बजा-बजाकर औरतों को आपस में बांटने की गलती जानबूझकर सदियों से लगातार दोहरायी गई है|
Pinjar: The ‘Other’ Side of the India-Pakistan Partition

Pinjar Review: The ‘Other’ Side of the India-Pakistan Partition

Pinjar brings out the struggles faced by women during the Partition without demonizing or valorizing either of the sides.
Why ‘Men-Streaming’ Is Important For Women’s Economic Empowerment

‘Men-Streaming’ Is Important For Women’s Economic Empowerment And Here’s Why

Men-streaming or engaging with men across multiple ecological levels to advance women's economic empowerment is no easy task as it requires men to yield the relative privileges that they possess.
resting bitch face

Resting Bitch Face: Why Are Only Women Accused Of Having It?

Women with resting bitch face have been accused of "having a face" that doesn't sit well with feminine demeanour and male expectations of femininity.

Gender: A Figment of Social Imagination

What is Gender? Is one born a man or woman or does one become one? Does society forces gender upon individuals?
पुरुष का शादीशुदा होना उसके गुनाह कम नहीं करता | Feminism In India

पुरुष का ‘शादीशुदा’ होना उसके गुनाह कम नहीं करता  

किसी लड़की के साथ यौन-उत्पीड़न की हो या फिर पत्नी के साथ घरेलू हिंसा की शादीशुदा पुरुष को सही बताकर उसके गुनाह को कम करने की कोशिश की जाती है|

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surayya tyabji woman who designed indian flag

Surayya Tyabji: The Woman Who Designed Our National Flag | #IndianWomenInHistory

Despite the design of the national flag being popularly credited to Pingali Venkayyah, Surayya Tyabji was the one who came up the final design.
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.
Toxic monogamy culture displays signs of codependency which manifests in ways that have invariably toxic outcomes.

Here’s How Toxic Monogamy Culture Is Ruining Our Relationships

Toxic monogamy culture displays signs of codependency which manifests in ways that have invariably toxic outcomes.