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.
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.

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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.