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Raat Akeli Hai (Netflix) Feminist Review: How To Be Patriarchal While Critiquing Patriarchy 101

Raat Akeli Hai (Netflix) Feminist Review: How To Be Patriarchal While Critiquing Patriarchy 101

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Raat Akeli Hai packages Jatil as a 'knight in shining armor' for exposing the darkness underlying the respectful facade of the Thakur family, but we never see Jatil undergo any internal character development or acknowledge that his thoughts towards women need reform.
'Shakuntala Devi' And The Patriarchal Trope Of The 'Good Mother'

‘Shakuntala Devi’ And The Patriarchal Trope Of The ‘Good Mother’

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The fact that the film indulges in Shakuntala Devi’s domestic conflicts more than it does in her extra ordinary intellect is very telling of the skewed vision with which we look at women and motherhood.
20 Indian Songs That Are A Must For Your Feminist Playlist

20 Indian Songs That Are A Must For Your Feminist Playlist

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These are 20 Indian songs you need to listen to which will empower you and make you feel happy about being a woman.