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Feb 26, 2017
Oscars 2017: Sisterhood is important, but Hidden Figures also shows necessity of #HeForSheThey are symbols of female strength and resilience, but Hidden Figures is also a fantastic statement on finding true male feminists to champion the cause for equality.
Feb 25, 2017
Illustrating stereotype: This digital artist challenges norms dictating women's livesDigital artist Vrushali Somavanshi challenges the norms governing women's behaviour with her project 'The XX Files.'
Oct 25, 2016
Hillary Clinton: Grace under fire, the feminist leader US needs but doesn't deserveHillary Clinton should be angry (she probably is), but she doesn't let it show.
Oct 21, 2016
Pakistan’s blue-eyed 'chaiwala' and the reluctance of men to become feministsThe drooling over the pulchritudinous chaiwala is on the verge of settling down, but an epic debate has risen between men and women.
Sep 06, 2016
Sabarimala temple: #ReadyToWait campaigners and opponents must find common groundIt’s frustrating that now that women have stepped forward to join this conversation about women’s entry to the Sabarimala temple, rather than have men decide this for them, they’re being written off and are writing each other off as women who can’t think for themselves.
Aug 26, 2016
Haji Ali Dargah case: Bombay HC judgement breaks male appropriation of religionOnce again, the judiciary has stood up for women. The Bombay High Court judgment upholding the right of women devotees to go right up to the sanctum sanctorum of the city’s popular Haji Ali Dargah is a valuable enunciation of fundamental rights of women vis-a-vis the rules laid down by male custodians of religion.
Jul 05, 2016
Women enjoy porn too: Here's a list of non-misogynistic adult sites to prove itThe reason I went in search of alternative porn is because of how removed from everyday experience regular porn is. Sex for the first time is uncomfortable; it does bring up awkward situations where people talk, and negotiate, and not every bit of it is as sexy as mainstream porn makes it out to be.
Jun 30, 2016
Rima Kallingal's feminist stance is refreshing when actors like Priyanka Chopra won't commentFemale actors are not duty-bound to say they are feminists, but in the face of hesitation by Priyanka Chopra, Lisa Haydon, Katrina Kaif et al, the outspokenness of Rima Kallingal offers hope
May 27, 2016
You say beauty is in the eye of the beholder, I say it's a mythWomen in the public eye are more often scrutinised for their looks alone than men. Beauty is the vicious circle that we should strive to break.
May 09, 2016
Writer Mona Eltahawy slams Pakistan for censoring her article on sex, Muslim womenA feminist author hit back Monday at Pakistan for censoring her article on Muslim women and sex, saying the ban exposed the depth of gender discrimination in the deeply conservative Islamic country.