Interviews

In this series, we feature people and organisations who have done groundbreaking work in the field of gender, sexuality, women’s rights and the likes to get an insight into their lives and their work. More and more people are joining the feminist movement and working on gender and we wish to bring them in the limelight, one life at a time.

Talking Compass

In Conversation With The Talking Compass: Expanding Mental Health Access

The Talking Compass is a platform that provides various services including counselling and coaching and is a mental health resource sharing space.
Rani Bang

Meet Dr Rani Bang: On Improving Health Care For Rural Women

Dr Rani Bang is known for her stellar work in changing the face of health care for rural women in the area of Gadchiroli, Maharashtra.
Bharat Kaushik

In Conversation With Bharat Kaushik, Founder Of Transgender Model Magazine

One of Bharat Kaushik's initiatives is Transgender Model Magazine. It is an online magazine where he profiles talent from the trans community and displays them to the magazine's audience.
Asma Jahangir

In Conversation With Asma Jahangir: An Insight Into The Great Mind

Asma Jahangir was a human rights lawyer and a social activist from Pakistan. She was the co-founder of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan.
In Conversation With Poornima, Co-Founder Of Asexuality India | Feminism In India

In Conversation With Poornima, Co-Founder Of Asexuality India

Asexuality India is a platform that was made to aid Indians who identify as asexual. Their website is a safe space for those who identify with the wide spectrum of asexuality.
The Poet Speaks: A Heart To Heart With Aditi Angiras | Feminism In India

The Poet Speaks: A Heart To Heart With Aditi Angiras

Aditi Angiras is an intersectional feminist poet, founder of Bring Back The Poets and queer activist who uses the power of words to communicate and inspire.
Harnidh Kaur

In Conversation With Harnidh Kaur On The Online Feminist Movement

As a child of the Internet, Harnidh Kaur has become one of the leading feminist voices online with her poetry, positivity and honesty.
Am Like Other Girls

With Tara Anand And Ellie Lee: I Am Who I Am, And I Am...

The project I Am Like Other Girls involves a mention of personal quirks and humorous artistic representation of the narrator.
In Conversation With Robin Chaurasiya, Founder Of Kranti NGO

In Conversation With Robin Chaurasiya, Founder Of Kranti NGO

Robin Chaurasiya is the founder of Kranti, an NGO which empowers girls from Mumbai's red-light district to become agents of social change.
Interview With Khabar Lahariya: The First All Women Rural Media Channel

In Conversation With Khabar Lahariya: The First All Women Rural Media Channel

Khabar Lahariya is a path-breaking media channel comprising Dalit women journalists which publishes primarily local stories.

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10 Feminist Songs To Listen To When The Patriarchy Has Got You Down

Gather round, feminists! It's exhausting work raging against The Man, so how about you play these feminist songs for a musical pick-me-up?
Dear Straight People, Stop Teaching Me How To Be Queer

Dear Straight People, Stop Teaching Me How To Be Queer

There are several competent queer writers and it’s only logical that The Hindu invite and give a platform to them, instead of letting more straight people teach me how to be queer.
How Gillette Made Me Revisit The Toxic Masculinity In My Past

How Gillette Made Me Revisit The Toxic Masculinity In My Past

The content of the Gillette ad hit closer to home than I was comfortable with. My imagination drew parallels between the video and my own life, and I felt repressed old memories stirring in the darkness of my mind.