Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Feminist News Wrap – St Stephen’s College, Supreme Court Mediation Ruling and Disabled UPSC...

Here is a curation of feminist news in the last one week from across the country.Last Sunday, when Modi announced the #SelfieWithDaughter campaign on...

10 Things Women Learning Martial Arts Are Tired Of Hearing

Do you practice martial arts? Have you heard these common excuses?

Feminist News Wrap: Tribal Women, Same-Sex Marriages, Women’s World Cup & More

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 – IIT Women, Greenpeace Apology, St. Stephen’s & More

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

Making Up Your Mind About Make-Up And Feminism

What does feminism say about make-up?

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.

#DistractinglySexy Women In Science And ‘Single Sex’ Labs

Tim Hunt insisted on creating ‘single sex’ labs (read: gender segregated), so as to prevent any distraction to the men.

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...

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These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution/इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution

On this Republic Day, let us take a look at the fifteen powerful women who helped draft the Indian Constitution.
Why Is There A Lack of Asexual Representation In Indian Media?

Why Is There A Lack of Asexual Representation In Indian Media?

Asexuality is often misinterpreted as a lack of sex by society, this leads to conflict between the asexual community and the society at large.

Mahasweta Devi’s Draupadi As A Symbol Of Subaltern Defiance

In Draupadi, Devi presents a strong woman who despite being marginalised and exploited, transgresses conventional sexual and societal standards.