Harassment By The Church Continues: Transfer Orders and Warning Notices for Protesting Nuns

Harassment By The Church Continues: Transfer Orders and Warning Notices for Protesting Nuns

The nuns along with the survivor had written a letter to the Chief Minister of Kerala, Pinarayi Vijayan after they received reminder notices to comply with the transfer order.
On 'Irregular Marriage' And Its Implications

On ‘Irregular Marriage’ And Its Implications

The Supreme Court, ruling on a property dispute involving the son of a couple obtaining divorce, stated on January 22nd that a marriage between a Hindu woman and a Muslim man is ‘irregular’.
IIT Madras Students Protest Against Anand Teltumbde's Imminent Arrest

IIT Madras Students Protest Against Anand Teltumbde’s Imminent Arrest

Ambedkar-Periyar Study Circle (APSC), a student’s collective at IIT Madras, staged a protest against the imminent arrest of Anand Teltumbde – in other words, the State-sanctioned curbing of free speech.
Why Bipin Rawat Is Not Wrong: Military And Its Inherent Hypermasculinity

Why Bipin Rawat Is Not Wrong: Military And Its Inherent Hypermasculinity

Given that the very premise on which the existence of a militarised army rests is highly masculinist and in turn territorial, Bipin Rawat's words should not come as a surprise.
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.
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.
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.
Why Is Nobody Talking About The Dignity March?

Why Is Nobody Talking About The Dignity March?

Dignity March is a platform for the survivors to tell their stories in their own voice, to represent their own narratives.
Why The Women's Wall In Kerala Deserves Your Attention

Why The Women’s Wall In Kerala Deserves Your Attention

Women's Wall have brought to light the vast history of Kerala's reformist movements like never before and conversations are occurring in the language of struggle for social justice and women's liberation.

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All That Is Good About Sex And The City – Here Are 4 Reasons Why

4 Reasons Why All Is Good About Sex And The City

Fifteen years ago, with its last episode, Sex and the City gave a whole new definition to female solidarity. While the underlying flaws in the series cannot be overlooked, it can also not be denied that the show has been an integral part of the popular culture.
How Tamil Cinema Normalises And Promotes Rape Culture

How Tamil Cinema Normalises And Promotes Rape Culture

When it comes to rape, Tamil cinema cannot seem to get the message right. There are hundreds of movies where rape is reduced to just a joke.
7 Progressive Women In The Stories Of Rabindranath Tagore

7 Progressive Women In ‘The Stories Of Rabindranath Tagore’

‘Stories by Rabindranath Tagore’ is a television series based on the novels and short stories of the Nobel Laureate, Rabindranath Tagore. All of the women created by Tagore have one thing in common – their rejection of the subordinate status of women in Bengali society.