Feminist News Wrap: Mumbai Police, Moral Policing, Death Penalty And More

In an appalling act of "moral policing", the Mumbai police rounded up 40-odd consenting adult couples from hotel rooms and charged them with "public indecency."

Examining India’s Porn Ban With Insights Into The Business

The latest in the slew of bans by the Modi government is India's porn ban – a hotly contested topic among feminist circles.

Rape Culture And Porn Ban In India

Speaking on the porn ban in India, the Telecom & IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said,"Although porn is legal in other countries, it needs...

Feminist News Wrap: Yakub Memon Hanged, ‘Saint’ Asaram and Right Wing Violence

Yakub Memon HangedDespite mercy petitions and severe debate, Yakub Memon was hanged last week for his connection with the 1993 serial bomb blasts. In...

Feminist News Wrap – Teesta Setalavad, RK Pachauri and “Serial Murderer” in Delhi

The Most Talked AboutActivist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand are being targeted by the CBI, and when they moved the Bombay High...

Feminist News Wrap – Minor ‘Bait’, Mob Justice & Shirin Dalvi

Viral Feminist NewsActor Suhasini Mulay got married in 2011. She was 60 at that point in time and found her partner via the internet!...

A Timeline Of The Asaram Bapu Rape Cases

Recently, there was news of yet another witness of the Asaram Bapu rape case who was killed. This was not a one-odd incident, but...

Feminist News Wrap – Sania’s Grand Slam, Sapna Bhavnani & Sole Guardianship for Unwed...

In what could probably be termed as just relief, the Madras High Court recalls its order referring a rape case to mediation.An assistant sub...

Sexual Harassment At Universities And What We Are Doing About It

With the growing number of sexual harassment cases in universities around India, @genderlogindia had a fruitful discussion on Twitter yesterday, about the issue and...

Why Women’s Rights In Sports Is Also A Feminist Issue

USA beat Japan last night, but do women in sports get their due?

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Why Higher Cut-Offs For Girls In Bangalore Colleges Is Regressive

Why Higher Cut-Offs For Women In Bangalore Colleges Is Regressive

The decision to keep higher cut-offs for women than for men for admission into pre-University in Bangalore is discriminatory. Here's how!
"All Romantic Experiences Are Essentially Caste Experiences": In Conversation With Jyotsna Siddharth

“All Romantic Experiences Are Essentially Caste Experiences”: In Conversation With Jyotsna Siddharth

We interviewed Jyotsna Siddharth, an actor and a writer, who is also the founder of Project-Anti-Caste, Love and Dalit Feminism Archive.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.