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Sex Work As Work (Labour): Panel Discussion By SIAAP

A panel discussion on sex work as work (labour) was organised by South India AIDS Action Program (SIAAP) on September 23 in Chennai.
JNU Student Rape Case: Delhi Police Fails Women Again

JNU Student Rape Case: Delhi Police Fails Women Again

Another case of police insensitivity came to light when inquiries were made into the rape case of a JNU second year student who was turned away by the local police station when she tried to register an FIR.
These 5 New Startups Are Turning Heads And Changing Minds

These 5 New Startups Are Turning Heads And Changing Minds

These five Indian startups are looking to change mindsets when it comes to talking about some of our most personal needs, desires and the environment.
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The Ideal Breakup: Texts, Phone Calls Or In Person? | #JustNotInterested

Understanding the nature of a relationship is the primary step in deciding the best plan of action during a breakup.
Decolonising Sex: India's History Of Colonised Bodies And Sexual Repression

Decolonising Sex: India’s History Of Colonised Bodies And Sexual Repression

By decolonising sex, India would finally heal itself and attain sexual liberation from the western colonisation.

The History Of ‘Hysteria’ And How Science Can Be Sexist

Hysteria was a medical diagnosis in the Middle Ages for women who didn't bow to patriarchy. The word still retains shards of its sexist past.
Storytelling And Audio Podcasts As An Entry Point For Sexuality Education - #Pocketshala

Storytelling And Audio Podcasts As An Entry Point For Sexuality Education

We wanted to test if introducing sexuality education through audio model in a set up like this, would make the classrooms more interactive.
Why The Enthusiastic Consent Model Is The Need Of The Hour

Why The Enthusiastic Consent Model Is The Need Of The Hour

As per the enthusiastic consent model when the instigator (usually the man) makes a sexual advance, he needs to look for consent that is affirmative, unambiguous and clearly upbeat in sentiment as well as in expression.
भारत में सुरक्षित गर्भ समापन करवाना आज भी एक चुनौती है

भारत में सुरक्षित गर्भ समापन करवाना आज भी एक चुनौती है

भारत में सुरक्षित गर्भ समापन आज भी एक बड़ी चुनौती है| गौरतलब है कि ये कोई वक्तव्य की बजाय हमारे समाज की कड़वी सच्चाई है जो सीधेतौर पर पितृसत्ता की महिला विरोधी संस्कृति का हिस्सा है और इसे बदलना बेहद ज़रूरी है|
I'm Aromantic Asexual And This Is What It Means

I’m Aromantic Asexual And This Is What It Means

I realised I might be aromantic asexual because I am not too keen on sex nor am I interested in romance. This term defined me a lot.

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Why Do We Need The Menstrual Leave Policy In India?

Why Do We Need The Menstrual Leave Policy In India?

The debate on the ‘Menstruation Benefit Bill’ tabled by Ninong Ering, a Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha representing Arunachal Pradesh in 2018, triggered widespread discussion on the need to have menstrual leave policy for working women every month.
Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

More than half the Tamil movies I watched had extremely light-skinned women from the North playing the roles of 'typical' Tamil women.
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.