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Aug 18, 2017
Housework keeps most Indian women at home, giving them a skill will change thatIf the unpaid work by women over the world could be valued, it would be worth $10 trillion of output per year (or equivalent to 13% of global GDP).
Jul 01, 2017
Oh Nari, So Sanskari: A modern take on Indian feminism with Draupadi, Kunti and GandhariOh Nari, So Sanskari! is a zine that features Draupadi, Kunti and Gandhari talking about issues modern women face — right from body shaming to the emphasis on virginity — created by artist Annushka Hardikar
Jul 01, 2017
It's skin, not a shade cardShade Card is Anoushka Agrawal and Tara Anand's attempt to tackle 'colourism' — differentiating among people based on their skin tone
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 16, 2017
Margaret Atwood to be honoured with lifetime achievement award by literary organisation PEN Center USAPEN Center USA announced on Wednesday that Margaret Atwood will accept the lifetime achievement award at their annual Literary Awards Festival in October.
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 14, 2017
Rebel Girls, rise: We need feminist stories for our daughters; tales that empower and inspireIn India, not much is happening in the area of feminist literature for little girls.
Mar 19, 2017
Be a better ally, resist the temptation to fall into the traps of 'enlightened sexism'The feminist movement is divided — like any other movement. Factions emerge in every movement, adopting a particular framework as the most beneficial.
Mar 18, 2017
Beauty and the Beast: Belle is an inconsistent feminist in a potentially progressive filmEmma Watson's Belle in Beauty and The Beast is admirable for her love for reading and independence, but her decision to stay with beast is problematic.
Mar 11, 2017
Emma Watson's Vanity Fair photo: What it says about feminism and sexuality in 2017Emma Watson, who made playing a young witch cool again and has pioneered the HeForShe campaign to make men and boys advocate for feminism, appeared in Vanity Fair wearing an outfit that was deemed “nearly topless”