Saturday, February 22, 2020
#SexPleasureRights: Disability Is Not A Constraint To Sexuality [Artwork]

#SexPleasureRights: Disability Is Not A Constraint To Sexuality [Artwork]

#SexPleasureRights: What does disability has got to do with sexuality?

Sexual Dysfunction Among Women (And What To Do About It)

Sexual dysfunctions, including low libido, difficulty with vaginal lubrication, and lack of orgasm, affect thousands of women and their sexual partners. While some aspects of sexual dysfunction can naturally progress with age, there are ways to handle and reduce symptoms, including inhibited desire, painful intercourse, and inability to become aroused. Read on for more facts about sexual dysfunction in women and what you can do about it.
Why Aren't We Talking About Sexual Consent In India?

Why Aren’t We Talking About Sexual Consent In India?

Consent is not too difficult to understand if you understand that everybody has a different relationship with their body. No matter what kind of a relationship you think somebody has with their body, it's still very personal. It's thus only legit to be able to respect each other's bodily autonomy and not just mindlessly go on impinging on them.
I'm #SouthIndianAndProud, Are You?

I’m #SouthIndianAndProud, Are You?

Why the hahstag #SouthIndianandProud is important and created a storm on Twitter. The result been South Indians from around the world tweeting pictures of themselves to showcase their pride.

A Victory For Free Speech, Perumal Murugan & Freedom In Sexuality

In a welcoming move, The Madras High Court recently quashed the criminal case against Tamil writer Perumal Murugan.

Sex Workers Discuss & Give Suggestions To The Anti-Trafficking Bill Draft 2016

Sex workers give suggestions to the Draft Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill, 2016.
child sexuality

“Middle class morality dictates the conversations around sexuality in India”: Vidya Reddy

There is an evolving capacity in every child that we refuse to acknowledge. It means that every child has a different level of capacity based on their environment, culture and life experiences. Therefore, their understanding of problems, need for protection and decision-making capabilities differ accordingly. We consider this evolving capacity only when it suits us. We do not want to address a child’s right to decision making and accessing information based on their own capacities.
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.
Female Masturbation: Politics and Pleasure

Female Masturbation: Politics and Pleasure

It isn't easy to talk about female masturbation anywhere in the world, not least of all in India. But we cannot let our bodies, our sexualities, be caged into patriarchal systems of propriety. And if there was ever a fight you could find pleasure in, it is this one. Ladies, the power is in your hands. #WomenAreCumming
#WomenAreCumming: 7 Quotes On Female Masturbation

#WomenAreCumming: 7 Quotes On Female Masturbation

Female masturbation is normal and it's time we do away with the stigma. The clitoris solely exists for sexual pleasure and has around 12000 nerve endings. Many women do not know where the clitoris is or what it does, let alone touching it, playing with it or rubbing it.

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Power Of Misogynist Intellectuals: Jordan Peterson & His Indian Allies

Power Of Misogynist Intellectuals: Jordan Peterson & His Indian Allies

The Canadian psychologist, Jordan Peterson kicked up a storm with his seemingly compelling arguments against feminism, political correctness, and more.
stock images rape

Dear Media, Use These New Stock Images To Depict Rape Instead! | #GBVinMedia

FII ran a crowdsourced art campaign to create new stock images for the media to use when covering incidents of gender-based violence.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.