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Women's Sexuality In The Indian Nationalist Discourse | Feminism in India

Women’s Sexuality In The Indian Nationalist Discourse

Indian nationalist discourse has deeply connected the idea of India as a mother figure or 'Bharat Maata' to women's sexuality.
Porn ban

“Ban” is Not A Safe-Word

The Department of Telecom - it would appear - through the various internet service providers, sometime back tried to block Indian internet-users' access to some 800-odd websites, most of them featuring pornographic content. All we know about what motivated this, is that it had some connection to a PIL in the Supreme Court, filed by a Lucknow lawyer, requesting that the Government ban all access to internet pornography.
Teachers Tips Sexuality

Infographic: How Can Teachers Handle Sexuality-Related Questions In Class? | #WhyCSE

Teachers are in a unique position to positively influence children and young people's perceptions of sexuality.
Go Pleasure Yourself: Inside The World Of Female Masturbation

Go Pleasure Yourself: Inside The World Of Female Masturbation

Sex is an essential aspect of the human experience. Take a closer look inside the world of female masturbation in this video by Vitamin Stree.
Sexuality Education

Is Sexuality Education Against Indian Culture? | #WhyCSE

Sexuality education has met with a lot of resistance in India. The most common argument is that it's against our culture, but what is culture?
consent

Understanding Consent Beyond A ‘Yes’ Or A ‘No’

Should our understanding of consent just stop at a 'yes' or a 'no'?
महिला-अधिकार का अहम हिस्सा है गर्भ समापन

महिला-अधिकार का अहम हिस्सा है गर्भ समापन

गर्भ समापन महिलाओं के यौनिक-प्रजनन स्वास्थ्य और अधिकार का एक अभिन्न अंग है| ये महिलाओं के अपने शरीर पर नियन्त्रण और खुद के लिए निर्णय लेने की क्षमता है|
The Perils Of Heteronormativity: How Inclusive Is Our Definition Of Sex?

The Perils Of Heteronormativity: How Inclusive Is Our Definition Of Sex?

To expand our idea of sex beyond heteronormativity, we must unlearn the toxic ideas propagated by colonialism, patriarchy and homophobia.
Ace In A Wild Space: Being Heteroromantic Asexual

Ace In A Wild Space: Being Heteroromantic Asexual

I am a 35+ single woman and I identify as a heteroromantic asexual.
asexual

My Being Asexual And A Moment Of Clarity

Me being asexual is more of a tool that helped me figure out my sexuality and not something I’d label myself today.

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Anuradha Koirala: The Woman Who Rescued More Than 12,000 Girls From Sex Trafficking

Anuradha Koirala has rescued 12,000 girls in her journey of 20 years. It is believed that 12,000 is the same number of girls and women trafficked to India each year.

Here Is A Step By Step Guide To Manage Savarna Privilege

The current regime that gleams on the suffering of minorities has given us a new brand of thinkers and activists, and to understand this phenomenon we have to confront Savarna Feminism.
10 Women With Disabilities Whose Achievements We Should Be Celebrating

10 Women With Disabilities Whose Achievements In 2018 We Should Be Celebrating

While both psychological and physical disabilities are stigmatised by society, here are ten women with disability who kicked ass in 2018.