All The Single Mothers, Now Put Your Hands Up!

Data in the UN report suggests that households headed by single mothers have 38% poverty rates as compared to 22.6% for dual parent households.

Will Women Benefit From The Sitharaman Union Budget Of 2019?

Nowhere did the Finance Minister mention a policy initiative in Union Budget 2019to enhance the labour force participation of women which has created ripples in many discourses on women’s economic empowerment.

Here’s How Dalit Women In Paalaguttapalle Sustain Through Droughts

The lovely customized bags and the bottle of pickles which they sell, are more than mere products for their customers. For them, it is hope and love packaged all the way from Andhra and they never fail to testify its warmth on social media platforms.
The Dalai Lama Has Been Sexist Longer Than You Have Known

The Dalai Lama Has Been Sexist Longer Than You Have Known

It apparently started in 1992, when he mentioned the same to a French Vogue editor according to his press release. The same statement was repeated with Larry King in 2014.

The Sitharaman Union Budget 2019: Will Gendered Needs Be Met?

Nirmala Sitharaman achieved a historic feat by becoming the first full-time woman finance minister, and is set to present the annual Union Budget for the nation on 5th July, 2019.
Dear India, Let Zaira Wasim Choose For Herself

Dear India, Let Zaira Wasim Choose For Herself

Once hailed as a superstar, Zaira Wasim is now at the receiving end of some hard hitting and harsh criticism because of quitting Bollywood.
The Perils Of Public Masturbation

The Perils Of Public Masturbation

Incidents of public masturbation have been rising fairly consistently in India. Men masturbate in parks in broad daylight, or on public transportation, and even outside girls’ colleges, traumatizing women everyday and making the public place even more unsafe for them.
Challenging Patriarchy In The 17th Lok Sabha Oath-Taking Ceremony

Challenging Patriarchy In The 17th Lok Sabha Oath-Taking Ceremony

It would be justified to assert that Mahua Moitra, Nusrat Jahan and Mimi Chakraborty are tackling patriarchy in the Lok Sabha.
What You Need To Know About Chennai Water Crisis And How It Affects Women

What You Need To Know About Chennai Water Crisis And How It Affects Women

During the Chennai water crisis, the responsibility and the stress has fallen almost entirely upon the women of the house.
Indian Women's Hockey Team Clinch FIH Series, Beat Japan 3-1

Indian Women’s Hockey Team Clinch FIH Series, Beat Japan 3-1

The Indian women’s hockey team beat hosts Japan 3-1 in the FIH Women’s Series finals held at Hiroshima, Japan.

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Laugh Off The Sexism: The Counter Culture Of Feminist Memes

To combat the circulation of sexist memes, and stifle the sexist laugh, counter feminist memes are in circulation as well. These feminist memes employ subversive humour to overturn the sexist humour, being able to afford a laugh at their expense.

My Experiences Of Patriarchal Rituals In The Nepali Community

Growing up listening to such ludicrous things, I gradually developed an immense hatred for such patriarchal values. Hence, I am writing this article about the misogynist and patriarchal traditions in Nepali community.
10 Women With Disabilities Whose Achievements We Should Be Celebrating

10 Women With Disabilities Whose Achievements In 2018 We Should Be Celebrating

While both psychological and physical disabilities are stigmatised by society, here are ten women with disability who kicked ass in 2018.