Modesty of Dress And Indian Culture

Dear Sir/Madam,I write to complain about the abysmal standards of modesty I am noticing in Indian society. All bad things--sensationalist TV, obscene movies, diabetes...

Of Vigilantism, Mob Justice and its Side Effects

The recent case of a middle-aged man in Rajasthan who allegedly tried to rape a teenaged girl has gone viral. The reason for this particular...
Karva Chauth: Expectation Vs Reality

Limited period: Karva Chauth, One Day Offer For Increasing The Life Span Of Your...

Ladies, do you LOVE your husbands?Then for you, and only you, we have a limited time, one day offer to increase the life span...

Swachh Bharat, but for whom ?

Hindus, who compromise the majority of our country, are a weird people.One of the underlying tenets of Hinduism is the concept of purity. The...

Endogamous Love: On Love Jihad & Marriages In India

"Love is profoundly political. Our deepest revolution will come when we understand this truth. Only love can give us the strength to go forward...

Ray Rice and the Inescapable Machismo of American Sports Culture

 Ever since video footage of American football player Ray Rice brutally assaulting his fiancé in an elevator was leaked, America has been involved in...

Motherhood and Benevolent Misogyny

"These days, sexism is a bit like Meryl Streep, in a new film: sometimes you don’t recognise it straightaway. You can be up to...

A game of target naming: On Deepika, Shweta & Suzette

Let's play a game! That game would be victim-blaming, female shaming, target naming, scapegoat framing. All of them sides of the same multi-dimensional terrestrial...

Will you marry a “Raped” girl?

The problematic use of "raped" girl in the recent video by WTF India calls on people to reflect on how we perceive a survivor of sexual harassment.

An open letter to the Founder of

IITIIMshaadi, a matrimonial website for men to search women from a relatively reputed institute to ensure patriarchal balance stays intact.

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Why Higher Cut-Offs For Girls In Bangalore Colleges Is Regressive

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The decision to keep higher cut-offs for women than for men for admission into pre-University in Bangalore is discriminatory. Here's how!
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We interviewed Jyotsna Siddharth, an actor and a writer, who is also the founder of Project-Anti-Caste, Love and Dalit Feminism Archive.
To Kill a Mockingbird

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