Why Are Some Women Against The Kerala Government’s Women's Wall?

Why Are Some Women Against The Kerala Government’s Women’s Wall?

The question is, is the Women's Wall just a form of tokenism then? Is it possible create a change in ideas within a single day?
Periyar Rally In Trichy: An Anti-Caste And Anti-Fascist Movement

Periyar Rally In Trichy: An Anti-Caste And Anti-Fascist Movement

On 23rd December, thousands of people participated in the Periyar rally by marching on the streets of Trichy against the growing fascism and casteism in the state.
19 Women Journalists Who Made News In 2018

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.
When Faith Collides With Career: Why UGC-NET Banning Hijab Is Arbitrary

When Faith Collides With Career: Why UGC-NET Banning Hijab Is Arbitrary

Will the system which has failed to provide employment, quality education, and has miserably failed in assuring even basic human rights, also keep stopping Muslim women to even appear in higher exams by banning hijabs?
The Crimes Of Kamal Nath: The Closed Chapter That Must Be Revisited

The Crimes Of Kamal Nath: The Closed Chapter Of Anti-Sikh Riots That Must Be...

Kamal Nath was seen directing the crowd and was spotted near the area of attacks in spite of which Nath has denied any role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.
When Will Our ‘Achche Din’ Arrive, Ask Aggrieved Farmers At Kisan Mukti March

When Will Our ‘Achche Din’ Arrive, Ask Aggrieved Farmers At #KisanMuktiMarch

The 'Kisan Mukti March', organised by All India Kisan Sabha and left political parties was a two-day gathering of thousands of farmers from all across the nation in the national capital.
Is The Slew Of Giant Statue Announcements One Big Pissing Contest?

Is The Slew Of Giant Statue Announcements One Big Pissing Contest?

The renewed race of giant statue announcements following the Statue of Unity reveals a deeply gendered politics upon which such exercises rest.
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.

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The AR Rahman Controversy And Hijab As A Political Symbol

The AR Rahman Controversy And Hijab As A Political Symbol

The legendary musician AR Rahman‘s daughter made a public appearance wearing hijab, bringing hijab into the limelight with a lot of discourse around it.
Valentine’s Day At DU: Worshipping A Virgin Tree And Objectifying Women

Valentine’s Day At DU: Worshipping A Virgin Tree And Objectifying Women

Hindu College boys’ hostel organises the ‘virgin tree puja’ and the male students belonging to the Anga wing of the hostel in St. Stephen’s take the Angha oath on the night of Valentine’s Day, every year.

Don’t Let Marriage Hold You Back: In Conversation With Anita Peter

Anita Peter is a Mohiniyattam performer and the founder of Lasya Drutha, Center for performing and fine arts foundation in Telangana. In May 2017, she did an 8000 km expedition from Kashmir to Kanyakumari riding her Harley Street 750 to carry her social initiative ‘I Pledge- Awareness for change’.