Housework And The Normalization Of The ‘Clueless Man’

Housework And The Normalization Of The ‘Clueless Man’

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When the cluelessness of the man with respect to housework is normalised, the actual burden is thrust on the woman.
Institutional Failures & The Increasing Reliance On Social Media To Report Sexual Harassment

Institutional Failures & The Increasing Reliance On Social Media To Report Sexual Harassment

The reason behind increased social media movements against sexual harassment is fairly simple: the failure of institutional platforms has forced women to take up their causes elsewhere and in that social media comes as a relatively more accessible platform.
Dealing With Delay: The Prolonged Experience Of Trauma

Dealing With Delay: The Prolonged Experience Of Trauma

Trauma works in insidious ways. It can be a direct effect of calculated machinations centered on inflicting violence on a body with intentions to cause hurt.
Women in STEM

How Indian Higher Education Discourages Women In STEM

Indian higher education system discourages women in STEM fields. The glaring lack of female representation is a result of gender discrimination, sexism and masculine culture.
How Caste And Patriarchy Plays Out In A Bois Locker Room

How Caste And Patriarchy Plays Out In A Bois Locker Room

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Tracing the intersections of caste and patriarchy allows us to see the case of the Bois Locker Room in a different light. It allows us to place the boy’s individual actions as a part of a larger Brahminical society.
No Country For Women: Mahasweta Devi’s Draupadi In A Hindutva Regime

No Country For Women: Mahasweta Devi’s Draupadi In A Hindutva Regime

Fictional narratives and memoirs reconstructed through oral histories documented experiences of women as victims of state and police torture.
'Mission Trousers' Against The Body & Dress Policing In Our Hostel Mess

‘Mission Trousers’ Against The Body & Dress Policing In Our Hostel Mess

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There was an unsaid rule in our college hostel, "Wear proper clothes when you enter the mess hall". This rule was instilled in us by the matrons.
Mothers' Day: Let Us Not Celebrate Women's Exploitation

Mothers’ Day: Let Us Not Celebrate Women’s Exploitation

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Capitalism keeps reinventing its forms of exploitation, be it by creating separate spheres of work or the globalised world of financial capitalism.
The Impact Of The Rise Of Right-Wing Politics On Dalits In India

The Impact Of The Rise Of Right-Wing Politics On Dalits In India

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This exclusion of the Dalits from the social structure makes them easy targets of humiliation and hatred of the caste Hindus who still connote deep-rooted prejudices to religiosity.
Save The Child - Curating A Response Plan For Children Amidst The Pandemic

Save The Child – Curating A Response Plan For Children Amidst The Pandemic

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Most children are facing an unreal world. Locked with parents who themselves exhibit psychological stress and neurotic tendencies, plus the effects of crowding, lack of peer group and social/ age appropriate fun activities, the mental distress on children is mounting.

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Scrapping For Glitter: The Dark Side Of The Cosmetic Industry

Scrapping For Glitter: The Dark Side Of The Cosmetic Industry

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Mica is used in eyeshades, lipsticks, mascara, nail polish, blush and many such cosmetic products. 60% of the high-quality mica that goes into the cosmetic industry is sourced from India and most of it comes from scrap mining.
The Impact Of Covid-19 On Assam's Women Weavers

The Impact Of Covid-19 On Assam’s Women Weavers

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In a world that is marred with COVID-19, India has been in a lockdown and the practice of physical distancing is in practice. This has severely impacted these women weavers who have lost their livelihood and space of solidarity.
Housework And The Normalization Of The ‘Clueless Man’

Housework And The Normalization Of The ‘Clueless Man’

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When the cluelessness of the man with respect to housework is normalised, the actual burden is thrust on the woman.