Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Masculinity

In this section, find articles, images, videos and artwork on toxic masculinity, gender sensitisation for men and boys and how can men be feminist allies.

Don’t Mancriminate – A Sad Marketing Ploy To Grab Eyeballs!

I recently came across a video titled Don’t Mancriminate which is part of a campaign that claims to fight for ‘men's rights’. The almost-five...

Boy, Interrupted: The Role Of Men In The Feminist Movement

When the I Need Feminism campaign was started by the Feminism in India, after successful similar endeavours at the Oxford and Cambridge universities, social...

The 6 Myths Of Masculinity: Debunking The Notion Of The Alpha Male

As an Indian feminist, I am deeply concerned about the detrimental effect of the media on men and boys in our country. There is considerable...

How Patriarchy Hurts Men Too

I preface this post by pointing out that I identify as a feminist. That when I make the claim that gender rights are for...

BOYS DON’T CRY: The gender guidelines and empowerment efforts

Recently Vogue India has come up with an amazing mission of creating short videos to spread awareness on women empowerment, which is often being hashtagged...

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International Men’s Day: Men Need A Day Too, But Not For The Reasons MRAs Think So

International Men’s Day: Men Need A Day Too, But Not For The Reasons MRAs...

Let’s celebrate International Men’s Day to help boys and men become more compassionate, empathetic, expressive, and loving.
The ‘Unlikeable’ Millennial Woman In Fleabag And Who Gets To Be Her

The ‘Unlikeable’ Millennial Woman In Fleabag And Who Gets To Be Her

Boo’s death replays a familiar trope on television that Angelica Bastién describes as “women in refrigerators”—in which female characters are killed to push the plot forward and fuel the angst of male characters. Fleabag takes this trope and puts a feminist spin on it.
4 South Indian Movies That Start A Conversation About Caste

4 South Indian Movies That Start A Conversation About Caste

Movies have always helped start a complex conversation on issues like caste,and made its complexities slightly easier to believe and swallow.