Gender

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

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.
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.
Why I Quit PUBG And Other Stories Of Being A Woman Gamer

Why I Quit PUBG And Other Stories Of Being A Woman Gamer

Once people knew I was a woman gamer, I was called a prostitute because I didn’t help someone revive themselves. That was when I quit PUBG.
जेंडर के ढाँचे में ढलने को कब तक मजबूर रहेगा युवा ?

जेंडर के ढाँचे में ढलने को कब तक मजबूर रहेगा युवा ?

भारत में पुरुष की परवरिश एक पितृसत्तात्मक समाज में होती हैं और महिलाओं के साथ उनका संपर्क बहुत कम होता है| इतना ही नहीं, उन्हें सेक्स के बारे में न के बराबर शिक्षा व जानकारी दी जाती है|
किशोरावस्था – एक सशक्त विचारधारा

किशोरावस्था – एक सशक्त विचारधारा

बच्चे किसी भी समाज का भविष्य होते हैं और किशोरावस्था में बच्चों में होने वाले बदलाव न केवल बच्चे के विकास बल्कि पूरे समाज के विकास की दिशा तय करते हैं|
Why We Need To Talk About The Gedi Route and Street Sexual Harassment in India

Why We Need To Talk About The Gedi Route And Street Sexual Harassment In...

The Gedi route somehow has also become a space of women’s harassment, dominated primarily by men, who are free to move about in it as women constantly look over their shoulder for approaching cars or loose remarks.
Unpacking 'Housewife' And Its Problematic Implications

Unpacking ‘Housewife’ And Its Problematic Implications

Housewife as a word is complicit in the erasure of agency of married women by defining them in terms of their relationships and the domestic obligations that correspond.

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What Neha Shoree's Murder Tells Us About Punjab's Drug Problem

What Neha Shoree’s Murder Tells Us About Punjab’s Drug Problem

Dr. Neha Shoree, an official of the State Government of Punjab's Food and Drug Administration wing, was shot dead on 29th March, in broad daylight, in her office.
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.
The Forgotten Female Farmers Of India: Narratives From Bihar

The Forgotten Female Farmers Of India: Narratives From Bihar

From preparing the land, selecting seeds, transplanting the seedlings, applying manure/fertilisers/pesticides and then harvesting, winnowing and threshing, women work harder and longer than male farmers but are never recognised.