A visit to a local court for an affidavit led to my PhD being 'pissed upon' - how sexism colors the navigation of bureaucratic offices.
The mother's house should be the place to teach daughters feminism so that daughters are not valued as a commodity for the marriage market.
Patriarchy is afraid of a ‘little’ length. Whether it is short hair or short skirts, society always wants us women to keep it long. Too bad.
The incident that took place in IIT Kanpur was not regarding some drunken fight for slots or cheating, rather it was regarding something as basic as women's safety.
How were women historically confined to the private, domestic space in a Haveli in an Indian cultural and sociological context?
The festival of Holi has now snowballed into a site of commonplace harassment and street sexual harassment.
अगर रिश्तेदारों के अनुसार लड़कों से दोस्ती करना, विरोध करना या अपनी बात कहना कैरेक्टरलेस होना है तो ‘मुझे गर्व है कि मैं कैरेक्टरलेस हूँ|’
All the brown women in me are tired. The one who is Indian, the fraud Indian, the never-good-enough Indian, the single Indian, the atheist traitor. I neither belong at home nor outside. I am tired of telling my stories again and again, not the stories about me but the ones about the Indian woman in me.
My love for sustainable ideas is at loggerheads with violations of women’s rights, and I hope that advocates for both launch a new revolution.
"Where Was Your Pepper Spray?" “You were even dressed decently!”