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Serena Williams Vs Carlos Ramos: Why Are Emotions So Gendered?

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Sri Reddy Is The Whistleblower Of The Casting Couch In Tollywood

Sri Reddy Is The Whistleblower Of The Casting Couch In Tollywood

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19 Women Journalists Who Made News In 2018

At the end of another year, it’s time to shine the spotlight on some gutsy women journalists.
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Sabyasachi Mukherjee And The Practice Of Shaming Women For ‘Culture’

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Here’s a 101 On ‘Appropriate Terminology’ After Maneka Gandhi’s Transphobic Remarks

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Comic: When The Judiciary Doesn’t Understand Consent

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Shefali Vaidya Can Take A Masterclass On Hurt Hindu Sentiments

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Every Holi, we burn Holika – a Bahujan woman. Our festivals are based on Vedic & Puranic stories which suppress stories of the lower castes.
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The Holi Grail – It’s Time To Stop Playing Holi Songs That Normalize Harassment

Holi songs reflect a disturbing rape culture where men are portrayed as deriving pleasure from harassment and women from being harassed.
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.