Saturday, September 21, 2019

Photo Essays

In this section, find photo essays of various protests, marches, pride walks and events by Feminism in India.

#StopKillingUs protest

#StopKillingUs: India Rises Against Manual Scavenging

#StopKillingUs was organised on September 25, where people from all over India gathered to protest the deaths of over a 1000 safai karamcharis involved in manual scavenging.

In Photos: The Dabbas Of Substance – A Field Food Diary

Meeting this positive bunch of women influenced notions of stamina, work and how a food carrying business can be much more than its contents.
Not In My Name Delhi

Not In My Name – Delhi Protests The Lynching Of Minorities

Not In My Name is a citizen's movement protesting the targeted lynching of Muslims, Dalits & other minorities and the State's silence over it
मिलिए फैशन जगत की बार्बी डॉल से | Feminism In India

मिलिए फैशन जगत की ‘बार्बी डॉल’ से

न्यादक डकी थॉट की, एक सूडानी-आस्ट्रेलियाई मॉडल है| इन दिनों इन्स्टाग्राम में भी न्यादक की तस्वीरें चर्चा में है|
V-Day In Photos: From Protest To Sangeet & Mehendi Inside The Police Station

V-Day In Photos: From Protest To Sangeet & Mehendi Inside The Police Station

The Hindu Mahasabha had promised to marry couples on V-Day if they saw any two people holding hands, cooing or even existing on 14th...

In Photos: Indigenous Women Who Pass Down Land To Their Daughters

In northeastern India's mountainous state of Meghalaya, youngest daughters inherit the land—and the ancient food heritage of their mothers.
In Photos: The Poetry of the Velivada

In Photos: The Poetry of the Velivada

Velivada is the symbolic stage of protests at HCU built by the five Ambedkar Students Association members including Rohith Vemula.

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...
Aath March Saath March International Women's Day 2017

In Photos: Aath March Saath March – International Women’s Day 2017

Photo essay from the Aath March Saath March parade held in Delhi for International Women's Day 2017 - a collectively organized march.

In Photos: Hyderabad Queer Swabhimana Yatra 2016 – An Intersectional Statement

The Hyderabad Queer Swabhimana Yatra 2016 did not forget the political climate we are currently operating under. Apart from the calls for justice on...

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The Shortcomings Of Affirmative Action In India— A Chapter On Caste

The Shortcomings Of Affirmative Action In India— A Chapter On Caste

India boasts of the oldest and among the farthest-reaching set of affirmative action policies, enshrined within the constitution, created for the purpose of tackling caste-based discrimination and generations of injustice. Despite this, the goal of the annihilation of caste is far from being actualised.
Why Do Bollywood Movies About Women Have Male Protagonists?

Why Do Bollywood Movies About Women Have Male Protagonists?

Over the past two decades, many Bollywood films that have been hailed as women empowerment movies. But are these movies actually giving us powerful female protagonists, or just a reiteration of gender roles through male protagonists?
Why Do We Need The Menstrual Leave Policy In India?

Why Do We Need The Menstrual Leave Policy In India?

The debate on the ‘Menstruation Benefit Bill’ tabled by Ninong Ering, a Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha representing Arunachal Pradesh in 2018, triggered widespread discussion on the need to have menstrual leave policy for working women every month.