Saturday, August 24, 2019

Culture

In this section, find articles, book and film reviews, poems, photo-essays and art activism on Culture by Feminism in India.

For We’ve Known Stronger Men [Poem]

Because men are "wired that way", because men ''cannot control themselves", because men were "born to prey", save these excuses for we've known stronger men.

I’m Safe Till My Luck Runs Out [Poem]

A poem on how a woman's safety in public spaces and otherwise depends on her luck.
Freedom At Midnight [Poem]

Freedom At Midnight [Poem]

A poem on how freedom at midnight is still only restricted to men.

In Photos Delhi Queer Pride 2014: Loud, Proud And Out

Delhi Queer Pride 2014 was nothing less than a grand party. People from all ages came together to protest against the regressive law Section...
In Photos: EFLU Students Protest Against Moral Policing By Cross-dressing

In Photos: EFLU Students Protest Against Moral Policing By Cross-dressing

EFLU saw a cross-dressing event on 7. November 2014 which demonstrated that gender is not a disease that can be contained within or by walls.

In Photos: Sanghi Gunde Hoshiyar, Tere Saamne Karenge Pyaar #KissOfLove Delhi

Here are some glimpses from the #KissOfLove Delhi chapter. We will just let the pictures speak for themselves:Read our opinion piece on #KissOfDelhi protests...

ABC’s For Little Pakistanis By Eiynah

ABC for Pakistanis was a joke children’s book I created to highlight some of the issues our community faces.

BOYS DON’T CRY: The gender guidelines and empowerment efforts

Recently Vogue India has come up with an amazing mission of creating short videos to spread awareness on women empowerment, which is often being hashtagged...

‘Going Home’ – #Fauxempowerment? On Vikas Bahl’s New Short Film & Why It Is...

There have been a flurry of 'viral videos' and short films that seek to exploit the rise of feminism in India. Despite the few good...

Meet The Woman Behind The Children’s Book ‘My Chacha Is Gay’

An exclusive interview with Eiynah, the woman behind the children's book 'My Chacha Is Gay'.

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Priyanka Chopra And The Problems With Gaslighting Women

Gaslighting: Priyanka Chopra And Her Not So Good Will

While the words and language used may vary, the goal of gaslighting is to undermine the target by portraying her as unreasonable, unreliable and inherently defective in mind as well as character/morality.
Is The Muslim Women Act Just?: Voices From The Ground

Is The Muslim Women Act Just?: Voices From The Ground

Being a son of a woman, who was a victim of Instant Triple Talaq (ITT), I am trying to understand the Muslim Women Act, in the context of ground reality.
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.