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Jun 19, 2017
Odisha woman shunned by community for calling in-laws by nameThe inferior position of women in the patriarchal setup is reflected through the unequal apportioning of rules to show respect to marital family while no such rules apply to the married men.
Jun 17, 2017
Aranya Johar: You've probably seen her perform; now meet the feminist poet with a flair for rhymesAranya Johar's poem 'Brown Girl's Guide to Gender' made her a viral social media sensation. And with good reason.
Jun 15, 2017
AYUSH ministry's no sex, no meat advice for pregnant women is yet another case of body policingTime and again, the government is just attempting to do the most convenient thing when it comes to prenatal care — policing women's bodies. And as if this odd conflation of morality and sexuality isn't enough, it's funny how pregnant women are asked to control lust when marital rape is still legal.
Jun 15, 2017
Why Anupama Chopra's panel on gender politics in Indian music seems one-sidedAnupama Chopra discusses Arijit Singh, gender politics in the music industry and more with singers Neeti Mohan, Jonita Gandhi, Neha Bhasin and Aditi Singh.
Jun 08, 2017
Fatima Sana Shaikh trolled for posting swimsuit photo, joins long list of body-shamed women celebsDays after Priyanka Chopra's 'leg-gate', we have Fatima Sana Shaikh being trolled for posting a maillot pic while she's by the beach. She has company in Deepika Padukone, who's also getting hate for a photo.
Jun 06, 2017
Women in combat roles: Army is designed for war, something that is incompatible with feminismOn 4 June, Army General Bipin Rawat said that the process to allow women in combat positions in the Indian Army is now underway — women will initially be recruited to the military police, and then into other positions.
Jun 01, 2017
Priyanka Chopra meets Narendra Modi: What 'sanskaari' trolls tell us of battle over women's bodiesPriyanka Chopra is the nation's pride. But Priyanka’s body is not national property. Priyanka Chopra’s legs are her legs. Not yours or mine or the nation’s.
May 31, 2017
Sexism in stand-up comedy; or what happens when you ask a boys' club why it’s a boys' club“Is there sexism in the comedy industry as well?” Anupama Chopra probably knew the answer to this question before she asked the six comedians — five of them male — sitting with her, in an episode for Film Companion.
May 28, 2017
The Handmaid's Tale: From dystopian feminist horror in 1984, to horrifyingly real in 2017Hulu’s TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid’s Tale feels eerily relevant
May 27, 2017
Wonder Woman: Outrage over a 'all-women' screening in Austin, TexasAlamo Drafthouse in Austin, Texas has reserved two shows of Wonder Woman, only for women, on 6 June. Needless to say not everyone was happy about this.