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Sex Ed Needs To Be Queer Inclusive Now!

We need queer inclusive sex education to ensure that queer children grow up in a safe and healthy environment, which focuses on their well-being.
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Despite UGC Mandate, DU Seems To Be Neglecting Grievance Redressal | #MakeMyCampusSafe

A large chunk of students barely know that sexual harassment complaints committees were mandated by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
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What Is The State Of The ICC In Indraprastha College? | #MakeMyCampusSafe

Indraprastha College for Women seems to have a good record in terms of women’s safety on campus but needs to boost awareness about the existence of student support provisions as well as make them more accessible.
Is HCU's GSCASH Failing Its Students?

Does HCU’s GSCASH Fail Its Students? | #MakeMyCampusSafe

This critique of HCU's GSCASH is not to demonise the university but to highlight the unaddressed experiences of sexual harassment on campus.
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Why Is ACJ ICC Not Taking Action Against Sadanand Menon? | #MakeMyCampusSafe

ACJ landed in a soup post a petition signed by 30 activists, journalists and students seeking an inquiry into sexual harassment accusations against ACJ’s adjunct faculty member Sadanand Menon.
Are NLUs Safe For Female Law Students? | #MakeMyCampusSafe

Are NLUs Safe For Female Law Students? | #MakeMyCampusSafe

Students of more than three National Law Universities (NLUs) have complained about sexual harassment in the past 18 months. The series of incidents raise questions about the security of girl students and the environment in NLUs.
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Radio In A Purse: For The Voices Of Female Students | #MakeMyCampusSafe

The Radio In A Purse project, a Bangalore-based initiative, is capturing students’ stories of being sexually harassed on university campuses across the city.
Have You Witnessed These 5 Examples Of Subtle Sexism In School?

Have You Witnessed These 5 Examples Of Subtle Sexism In School?

Here are 5 examples of the subtle sexism demonstrated in schools, that are regressive and hurt a student’s learning experience.
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My Geography Teacher Shattered My Self-Esteem | #ChalkfullBullying

My geography teacher routinely scolded and bullied me and gave preferential treatment to the boys in the class. This had shattered my self-esteem as a little girl.
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Applying Henna Is Apparently A Criminal Offense | #ChalkfullBullying

When I was in grade 9, I was suspended from school "until the henna fades" for applying mehendi on my hands.

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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.