To All The Traumas I've Lived

To All The Traumas I’ve Lived

I don't know which trauma I can link this incessant self-doubt to, people have this tendency to use 'trauma' and 'histories' to explain various character traits of a person, I do not think that is liable.
'Upper Caste' Reservation And The Fallacy Of Income-Based Quota

‘Upper Caste’ Reservation And The Fallacy Of Income-Based Quota

The upper caste reservation bill shifts the focus from social injustice to one of economic inequity, thereby essentially erasing the pernicious effects of everyday casteism.
How the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 Spreads Communal Hatred And Xenophobia

How the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 Spreads Communal Hatred And Xenophobia

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is at best the ruling party’s attempt to garner previously unsolicited votes, and at worst a communal powder keg.
How Authoritative Parents Help The Patriarchy

How Abusive Parents Help The Patriarchy

Abusive parents ensure that the submissive role of a child continues even after they have grown into adults, especially of their daughters, who are already made vulnerable by the patriarchy.
The Horror Of Sex Verification In Sports

The Horror Of Sex Verification In Sports

The introduction of sex verification procedures relies on the ideology that women athletes with strength, confidence, and power to achieve as much as well as defeat men in sports cannot actually 'be women'.
Why The Citizenship Amendment Bill Is Causing Concern To The North-Eastern States Of India

Why The Citizenship Amendment Bill Is Causing Concern To The North-Eastern States Of India

The Citizenship Amendment Bill talks about giving citizenship to even the recently arrived citizens which is in violation of the Assam Accord signed in 1985.
How Inclusive Is The Current Development Model Of India?

How Inclusive Is The Current Economic Model Of Development In India?

Will the current economic model of development be helpful to a diverse nation like India which is marked by inequalities of caste, class, gender, religion, ethnicity and many more?
HCU Students Strike Back: Our Velivada Shall Stand To Challenge Your Brahmanism

HCU Students Strike Back: Our Velivada Shall Stand To Challenge Your Brahmanism

On 6th January 2019, Mr.Podile Apparao, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Hyderabad destroyed the portraits of the highly respected and esteemed leaders for Dalits of this country displayed around Velivada.
Decoding Rahul Gandhi's Recent Sexist Remarks And Its Backlash

Decoding Rahul Gandhi’s Recent Sexist Remarks And Its Backlash

Congress President Rahul Gandhi makes misogynist comments, Prime Minister Modi gives a strong reply whereas his allies refute with patriarchal sexism on Twitter.
Workers Strike Nationwide Against Labour Law Reforms

Workers Strike Nationwide Against Labour Law Reforms

Thousands of workers, from both organised and unorganised sectors, gathered for the All India General Strike (8-9 January) in New Delhi to protest against the reforms in labour law made by the current ruling BJP government.

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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.