gendering of food

Thank You Media, For Enabling The Gendering Of Food

The gendering of food happens because the media encourages the assumption that women are supposed to be intuitively good at cooking, and moreover they have to do it to primarily serve others.
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The #NotAllMen Video By AskMen India Is What Male Entitlement Looks Like

The #NotAllMen video by AskMen India coddles men and make them seem like they are not mature enough to understand the complexity of the situation.
Why The PadMan Challenge Does Not Really Combat Menstruation Stigma

Why The PadMan Challenge Does Not Really Combat Menstruation Stigma

The PadMan challenge reduces the problem of menstruation taboos to something exceedingly simple that can be solved with a few pictures.
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‘MAA’vellous Tales: Ever-Growing Obsession With Mothers In Advertisements

This repeated use of the mother figure in advertisements forces a moral obligation over real-life mothers who apparently don't possess supernatural skills like that of the multi-tasking ad-mother.
Feminist Film Marketing Strategies Miss The Whole Point Of Feminism

‘Feminist’ Film Marketing Strategies Miss The Whole Point Of Feminism

It is important to reflect on the marketing strategies of so-called feminist films whose aim is to ultimately sell the films themselves.
ScoopWhoop

The ScoopWhoop Video On Marital Rape Is Shocking And Problematic

The ScoopWhoop video features frightful responses to marital rape and it is a cringe-worthy example of irresponsible, lazy journalism.
Why Is Media Coverage Of Violence Against Disabled Women Still Scant?

Why Is Media Coverage Of Violence Against Disabled Women Still Scant?

Responsible, ethical reporting of violence against women with disabilities, demand greater understanding of the broader context, empathy and willingness to report without creating ripples of sensations. 
medical examination

End Farcial Medical Examination For Rape Survivors NOW!

This heinous practice of medical examination is a barbaric practice that has no place in a case of rape or sexual assault, whatsoever.
On PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik: Do Women Have To "Prove" Their Worthiness To Live? sportswomen

How Does Mainstream Media Represent Sportswomen?

When it comes to reporting about sportswomen, media representation also reflects the sexist and discriminatory nature of society.
Bollywood actors

“Dear Bollywood Actors…” – A Rebuttal To Outlook’s Article

The author cites the culture of silence that perpetuates harassment but does not address his open letter to Bollywood actors.

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The Big Bang Theory And Its Black Holes: A Feminist review of the series finale.

The Big Bang Theory And Its Black Holes: A Feminist Review Of The Series...

The finale of The Big Bang Theory aired on Friday raises important questions with regard to its women characters and their representation.
What Is Intimate Partner Rape And Does Our Society Foster It?

What Is Intimate Partner Rape And Does Our Society Foster It?

Marital rape or intimate partner rape is deeply pervasive and everyday reality contrary to what Indian men or women typically like to admit.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.