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Nov 22, 2017
Sixty percent of US women voters say they were sexually harassed, reveals pollSixty percent of US women voters say they have experienced sexual harassment and more than two-thirds of them said it happened at work.
Nov 17, 2017
Hardik Patel 'sex CD' row shows the double standards to which male and female celebrities are heldThe world didn't end for Kareena Kapoor, Andrea Jeremiah or Kim Kardashian when intimate videos became public. Neither does it end for Hardik Patel. The difference is that Patel doesn’t even have to pretend like something catastrophic has happened to him to gather public sympathy.
Nov 12, 2017
How Nancy Friday helped generations of Indian women to acknowledge their sexual desiresNancy Friday normalised the idea of women having sexual desires and liking it, something society in the ‘70s was completely unprepared for
Nov 05, 2017
Amid changing nature of sex as an activity, debates over Raya Sarkar's list represent post-colonial binariesThe reactions against Raya Sarkar's list is fascist in their language, which ironically, is similar to the language of 'anti-national' used by the Hindu right
Nov 04, 2017
Ribbon: Kalki Koechlin, Sumeet Vyas starrer is only a surface skimmer in terms of feminismI imagined Ribbon would touch upon pregnancy issues, I didn’t realise that that they would only just touch them with a fingertip and run away.
Nov 02, 2017
Gender inequality widening after decades of slow progress: World Economic ForumA decade of slow progress towards better parity between the sexes has screeched to a halt, the World Economic Forum (WEF) said on Wednesday.
Nov 01, 2017
Akshay Kumar-Mallika Dua row: Why women feel pressured to fake laugh their way through sexist 'jokes'As the Akshay Kumar-Mallika Dua incident shows, women often have no other option but to fake laugh their way through 'sexist humour at the workplace
Oct 31, 2017
Powerful men on Raya Sarkar's list of sexual predators are feigning helplessness, wallowing in their privilegeRaya Sarkar’s now-infamous List of Sexual Harassment Accused (the List)—an online list of Indian men in academia accused by women of repeated sexual harassment—has opened up a real feminist moment.
Oct 30, 2017
Raya Sarkar's list of sexual predators not the problem, allowing harassers the benefit of anonymity isWhen looked into the context of 'the due process' that is followed after a woman complains of sexual harassment, the Raya Sarkar list appears as a vulnerable piece of testimony
Oct 28, 2017
Raya Sarkar faces death, rape threats after sexual predators' list takes academia by stormJust two days after putting up the list on Facebook, Raya Sarkar posted about getting death and rape threats for standing up for victims of sexual harassment.