Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Violence

In this section, find articles, images, videos and artwork on sexual, physical and mental violence against women and marginalized communities in India and South Asia.

In Posters: Know All About Sexual Harassment At The Workplace And The Law

Partners for Law in Development (PLD) developed a set of two posters on sexual harassment at the workplace and the law.

Midnight Dogs: A Cartoon Story On What Unrolled On 16 December 2012

A cartoon panel on what unrolled on 16 December 2012 and how we as a society reacted to the incident.  
Stalking, Hypermasculinity & Other Problematic Elements in Indian Cinema

Stalking, Hypermasculinity & Other Problematic Elements in Indian Cinema

Stalking, victim blaming, hyper-masculinity are some annoying elements which are repeatedly used in Indian cinema as a plot. 
How Sexism & Misogyny In Indian Comedy Encourages Gender-based Violence

How Sexism & Misogyny In Indian Comedy Encourages Gender-based Violence

Does Indian comedy has to be sexist and misogynist in order to be funny? 
How News Media Ignores The Disability Aspect Of Survivors Of Sexual Assault

How News Media Ignores The Disability Aspect Of Survivors Of Sexual Assault

Violence against women with disability: Print media, take note, not all sexual assault victims are physically and mentally fit.
How Music Promotes Misogyny & Gender-Based Violence

How Music Promotes Misogyny & Gender-Based Violence

It is time we start realizing that music not just influences our ears but also our minds.
When Facebook Becomes The Weapon Of Gender-based Violence

When Facebook Becomes The Weapon Of Gender-based Violence

When women complain about harassment on Facebook, they are routinely told to simply block the perpetrators or disable their own accounts.
How Advertisements Perpetuate Sexism & Gender-Based Violence

How Advertisements Perpetuate Sexism & Gender-Based Violence

Indian advertisements are serving the agenda of neo-liberalism by falsification of feminist discourse, and strengthening classist differentiation in society.
(Mis)Representation of LGBTQ People In Mainstream News Media

(Mis)Representation of LGBTQ People In Mainstream News Media

From homophobic coverage to victim narrative and sensitive reportage, we have all kinds of representations of LGBTQ people in the media.
A Culture of Victim Blaming: Suzette Jordan and Surviving Rape

A Culture of Victim Blaming: Suzette Jordan and Surviving Rape

Not Park Street rape survivor, I am Suzette Jordan, she said.

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Film Review: Section 375 Maintains The Narrative Of Disbelief In Survivor Stories

Film Review: Section 375 Maintains The Narrative Of Disbelief In Survivor Stories

If you want to see what that looks like on screen, you should watch Section 375, a courtroom thriller about sexual assault in the #MeToo era, a film that supposedly presents a “balanced” perspective, but ultimately sides with the accused.
St. Francis College, Hyderabad Takes Body Policing To A New Level

St Francis College, Hyderabad Takes Body Policing To A New Level

Posted by Palak DawarAs per the Indian Constitution, there is no such right as the “right to...
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.