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In this section, find articles, images, videos and artwork on feminism in Indian campuses, campus watch, campus politics and protests in Indian universities, colleges and schools.

School Dress Codes Sexualise Girls And Objectify Their Bodies

Why Do School Dress Codes End Up Sexualising Young Girls?

School dress codes teaches girls to take shame in their bodies and treat it as not something natural, but something that is deeply shameful.
NLS Bangalore's Student Collectives Function As Islands Of Support For Marginalised Students

NLS Bangalore’s Student Collectives Are Islands Of Support For Marginalized Students

While the social justice collectives in National Law School provide a safe space for its students, it also suffers from biases of its own.
Morality Trumps Education At Government Degree College, Baramulla

Government Degree College, Baramulla Cares More About Women’s Izzat Than Their Education

In the Government Degree College, Baramulla, female students are constantly shamed by their professors for wearing makeup or talking to boys.
Women Students Return To Jamia Millia Islamia Ready To Rage | #JamiaWomenFightBack

Women Students Return To Jamia Millia Islamia Ready To Rage | #JamiaWomenFightBack

During the vacations, Jamia Millia Islamia silently pushed back its women's hostel curfew to 9 PM from 10.30 PM, taking advantage of the holidays and a silent campus.
Merit In The Time Of Nationalism: Why University Protests Matter

Merit In The Time Of Nationalism: Why University Protests Matter

I’m going to deconstruct this idea of ‘merit’ and India’s love affairs with the West’s destructive system of private schooling and public skilling, and why you should care about university protests.
One Test To Judge Them All: Why Jadavpur University Entrances Matter

One Test To Judge Them All: Why Jadavpur University Entrances Matter

Jadavpur University (JU) decides by nine votes to six to scrap B.A. entrance examinations for six Arts Faculty departments, and instead admit students on the basis of board examination marks.
Sex Ed Needs To Be Queer Inclusive Now! | Feminism In IndiaSex Ed Needs To Be Queer Inclusive Now! | Feminism In India

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.
UGC

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).
indraprastha college

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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Made in Heaven Unpacks The Politics Behind Marriages In India

Made in Heaven Unpacks The Politics Behind Marriages In India

While the centre of the series remains the rich and elite class of Delhi, the focus of Made in Heaven remains to be the issues which are often swept under the carpet and closeted.
The Burning Of Holika

Reading Caste In Holi: The Burning Of Holika, A Bahujan Woman

Every Holi, we burn Holika – a Bahujan woman. Our festivals are based on Vedic & Puranic stories which suppress stories of the lower castes.
A Not-So-Patriot Act The Undue Outrage Over Hasan Minhaj’s Show

A Not-So-Patriot Act: The Unwarranted Outrage Over Hasan Minhaj’s Show

Predictably, in this hostile environment, the newest episode of Hasan Minhaj’s Patriot Act was met with over-the-top and ridiculous outrage, complete with nastiness online, calls to boycott Netflix, and a harsh critique of Minhaj