Gender

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

19 Women Journalists Who Made News In 2018

19 Women Journalists Who Made News In 2018

At the end of another year, it’s time to shine the spotlight on some gutsy women journalists.
जेंडर आधारित हिंसा के खिलाफ़ बागपत की महिलाओं का ‘साहस’

जेंडर आधारित हिंसा के खिलाफ़ बागपत की महिलाओं का ‘साहस’

उत्तर प्रदेश का बागपत जिला पित्तृसत्तामक ढांचे का क्रूर उदाहरण है, जहां महिलाएं आज भी घर की चारहदीवारी में कैद होकर रहने के लिए मजबूर हैं।
10 Things Adolescent Girls Had To Say About Gender-Based Violence And Their Experience of Reporting Them

10 Things Adolescent Girls Had To Say About Gender-Based Violence And Their Experience of...

The survey is an attempt to capture recommendations of young girls in the hope that this perspective is built into policy and program design around girls’ safety.
Read and Resist: Why I Find Feminist Reading Groups Important

Read and Resist: Why I Find Feminist Reading Groups Important

Feminist reading groups have played a major role in introducing me to many women as well as LGBTQIA+ writers who were absent in most of the curriculums.
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|
‘सुपरवुमन’ का तमगा ही है सबसे खतरनाक!

‘सुपरवुमन’ का तमगा ही है सबसे खतरनाक!

समाज का दिया गया सुपरवुमन का तमगा महिलाओं का शोषण करता है, जिसमें वह खुद को एक आम महिला के तौर पर नहीं प्रदर्शित कर सकती है|
Let's Talk About Gender Expression In Hollywood And Bollywood, Shall We?

Let’s Talk About Gender Expression In Hollywood And Bollywood, Shall We?

Gender expression for women is largely dictated by what the society deems acceptable with its binding preconceived notions.
5 Feminist Economists Who Change The Way We See The World

5 Feminist Economists Who Change The Way We See The World

Here are 5 feminist economists who contribute in making economics acknowledge and address the differential impact of gender on individual lives and on the society at large.
Why Bengaluru Comedy Festival's All-Female Line Up Was Important

Why Bengaluru Comedy Festival’s All-Female Line Up Was Important

The ideal, of course, would be if gender were not a consideration at all while describing shows. Until then, small victories like Bengaluru Comedy Festival's All-Female Line Up need to be celebrated.
Why The 'Women's Role In Planned Economy' Report (WRPE) 1939, Though Historically Ignored, Is Still Valid

Why The Women’s Role In Planned Economy (WRPE) Report 1939, Though Historically Ignored, Is...

Regarding night shifts and many works considered unfit for women, WRPE strongly suggested that, instead of barring women from such work, the organisations should be altered in a way that they accommodate and prioritise women's safety.

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“Not Same-sex Sexuality But Modern Homophobia Is The Western Import”: Ruth Vanita

“Not Same-sex Sexuality But Modern Homophobia Is The Western Import”: Ruth Vanita

Ruth Vanita's books broke fresh ground in gender studies by showing that India has a long tradition of same-sex desire.
internalized misogyny

A 101 Introduction To Internalized Misogyny

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you must have heard the phrase ‘I am not like other girls’ or 'I am not like most girls' somewhere.
How Sexism & Misogyny In Indian Comedy Encourages Gender-based Violence

How Sexism & Misogyny In Indian Comedy Encourages Gender-based Violence

Does Indian comedy has to be sexist and misogynist in order to be funny?