Monday, February 24, 2020
How Authoritative Parents Help The Patriarchy

How Abusive Parents Help The Patriarchy

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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.
8 Things To Do In Order To Raise Feminist Children

8 Things To Do In Order To Raise Feminist Children

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How do you raise feminist children in times when the ills of patriarchy are at its peak? Here is an informed experience sharing piece.
Home Is Where Consent Goes To Die

Home Is Where Consent Goes To Die

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We edify the idea of home so much that we forget that it can easily become the breeding ground of rights violations.
Ramadan And Male Centralism:

Ramadan And Male Centralism: The Ordeals That Women Go Through

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Fasting during Ramadan is meant to teach the importance of patience to Muslims, yet it also reflects the constant shaming imposed on women within the household.
Reclaiming Being ‘Single’ Against Emma Watson's ‘Self-Partnered’

Reclaiming Being Single Against Emma Watson’s Self Partnered

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To me, the term ‘self-partnered’ buys into the very culture that it seeks to reject. By retaining the word ‘partnered’, it misses an opportunity to point out that surely partnering cannot be the only eventual outcome.
Why Is Marriage An Ultimatum For Women?

Why Is Marriage An Ultimatum For Women?

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A man at a higher position, who has rejected the idea of marriage is looked at like a saint whereas an unmarried woman with the same status would always be the topic of gossip.

Suno Traces The Invisible Lines of Consent

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Suno voices the dissent against marital rape and domestic violence prevalent within the Indian society where sexual intercourse is mostly non-consensual

Beti Bachao: No Female Child Born In 132 Villages Of Uttarakhand In Past Three...

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The data provided by the Health Department states that not a single female child was born among the 216 children born in 132 villages of the district of Uttarkashi.

All The Single Mothers, Now Put Your Hands Up!

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Data in the UN report suggests that households headed by single mothers have 38% poverty rates as compared to 22.6% for dual parent households.
“I Call It Being Self-Partnered”: Emma Watson On Turning 30

“I Call It Being Self-Partnered”: Emma Watson On Turning 30

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Emma Watson talks about feeling the imposter syndrome when talking about feminism, reaching out to Gloria Steinem for more knowledge and guidance, taking flak for being a white feminist, and mental health in the world of social media.

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Power Of Misogynist Intellectuals: Jordan Peterson & His Indian Allies

Power Of Misogynist Intellectuals: Jordan Peterson & His Indian Allies

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The Canadian psychologist, Jordan Peterson kicked up a storm with his seemingly compelling arguments against feminism, political correctness, and more.
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Dear Media, Use These New Stock Images To Depict Rape Instead! | #GBVinMedia

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FII ran a crowdsourced art campaign to create new stock images for the media to use when covering incidents of gender-based violence.

Mahasweta Devi’s Draupadi As A Symbol Of Subaltern Defiance

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In Draupadi, Devi presents a strong woman who despite being marginalised and exploited, transgresses conventional sexual and societal standards.