How Secular Is India's Latest Trend Of Name-Changing?

How Secular Is India’s Latest Trend Of Name-Changing?

With every rechristening of a place with an Urdu name to Sanskrit one, the secular state emphasised in the Preamble fades a little and is overwritten with intolerance.
#ViolenceOfSilence: Chennai Protests The Murder of Rajalakshmi, A Dalit Girl From Salem

#ViolenceOfSilence: Chennai Protests The Murder of Rajalakshmi, A Dalit Girl From Salem

Rajalakshmi was killed because she had spurned his advances; because she spoke about it. It is both a caste-based crime and a sexual offence that needs to be addressed at both levels.
Dear Smriti Irani, If Only Women Didn’t Have To Wear Their Bleeding Uterus

Dear Smriti Irani, If Only Women Didn’t Have To Wear Their Bleeding Uterus

Smriti Irani’s analogy was weak and ineffective and goes a long way in creating further animosity about an already dividing issue.
From Allegations To Resignation: A Timeline Of MJ Akbar's Case

From Allegations To Resignation: A Timeline Of MJ Akbar’s Case

MJ Akbar is being called Harvey Weinstein of India with India’s #MeToo epidemic gaining momentum as India’s Minister of State of External Affairs resigns from his post.
An Open Letter To Tavleen Singh: Stop Using Your Privilege To Discredit The #MeToo Movement

An Open Letter To Tavleen Singh: Stop Using Your Privilege To Discredit The #MeToo...

Do you think Indian women decided to speak up not because they had reached the limits of their patience but because they wanted to imitate some fancy western-label movement?
The Sabarimala Protests: History Repeats Itself As Progress Is Met With Violence

The Sabarimala Protests: History Repeats Itself As Progress Is Met With Violence

The Kerala society is facing a difficult time because of the unnecessary chaos created by the right wing fringe elements against the recent Sabarimala verdict.
Check Out This Crowdsourced List Of Pro Bono Professional #MeTooIndia Support

Check Out This Crowdsourced List Of Pro Bono Professionals #MeTooIndia Support

The #MeTooIndia support and resource base contains a list of professionals like lawyers and social workers across India to help the survivors.
#MeToo Hits Indian Media – Women Journalists Are Sharing Their Stories of Workplace Harassment

#MeToo Hits Indian Media – Women Journalists Are Sharing Their Stories of Workplace Harassment

Women journalists are sharing their stories of harassment in the field of media, perpetrated by powerful, predatory men.
SheRoes Hangout Cafe Run By Acid Attack Survivors Faces Shutdown

Sheroes Hangout Cafe Run By Acid Attack Survivors Faces Shutdown

The acid attack survivors who work in 'Sheroes Hangout' are being forced out of their jobs while the government remains a silent spectator.
Utsav Chakraborty And The Performative 'Woke Men' Of The Comedy Circuit

Utsav Chakraborty And The Performative ‘Woke Men’ Of The Comedy Circuit

Allegations of sexual harassment against Ustav Chakrobarty only hint at the terribly toxic power dynamics that male celebrities often abuse.

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Why Women Workers Are Protesting Against H&M

H&M is the posterchild of sustainable fashion. In reality, it refuses to provide living wages to 850,000 workers around the world.
These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution/इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution

On this Republic Day, let us take a look at the fifteen powerful women who helped draft the Indian Constitution.
8 Things To Do In Order To Raise Feminist Children

8 Things To Do In Order To Raise Feminist Children

How do you raise feminist children in times when the ills of patriarchy are at its peak? Here is an informed experience sharing piece.