Interrogating The Limits Of ‘Casual’ Sexist Remarks By Tim Hunt

The recent quake that hit the world was how Tim Hunt described himself as a “chauvinist pig” in Seoul while arguing in favour of single-sex laboratories.

Feminist News Wrap: Indian Lesbians, ‘Corrective’ Rape & Selfie With Daughter

This week has seen a variety of feminist news and news related to women. Check out what you missed in our weekly feminist news...

#DespiteBeingAWoman And Other Sexist Remarks By PM Modi

On Monday, Twitter was completely abuzz with #DespiteBeingAWoman. It was social media's reaction to the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi's compliment to his Bangladeshi...

Feminist News Wrap: ‘Safe’ Gurgoan, Badaun Case & Same-Sex Rapes

This week has seen a variety of feminist news and news related to women. Check out what you missed in our weekly feminist news...

Feminist News Wrap – First Transgender College Principal, Ambedkar Study Circle and AFSPA in...

This time another app-based taxi service - Taxi For Sure - shows how unreliable they could get. A driver dropped a passenger and her...

Feminist News Wrap – Aruna Shanbaug, Factories Act and Dharamsala Rape Case Hoax

Aruna Shanbaug, who was in coma for 42 years after being raped by a ward boy passed away last week. A Dalit youth was brutally...

This Indian Blogger Wrote About Indian Men Apologising To a British Blogger…

and you WON’T believe what happened next! Apologies, if that clickbait headline didn’t suck you in, I hope what I have to say will. Recently,...

Feminist News Wrap – Child Marriage, Toilets At Home & Juvenile Justice Bill

Here is what you missed in the past week in the myriad of news flowing into your news feed. In an appalling incident, an Indian child bride,...

Feminist News Wrap – Women in Sports, Gender Neutral Title, and Sexual Harassment at...

In the midst of a lot of hue and cry over the Salman Khan case, here is some news you might have missed. Four teenaged athletes...

Feminist News Wrap – Marital Rape, Child Labour Laws and Women Workforce

In an absolutely ridiculous and misogynistic move, the Indian government took the stand that marriage is sacred and the concept of marital rape cannot...

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The Burning Of Holika

Reading Caste In Holi: The Burning Of Holika, A Bahujan Woman

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.