#MeToo narratives from Uttar Pradesh's hinterland: Laying bare the realities of a deeply patriarchal culture

Khabar Lahariya brings to Firstpost #MeToo Bundelkhand, an exclusive two-part series laying bare the realities of our deeply patriarchal culture, and how that plays out for working women in small town/rural Uttar Pradesh.

Khabar Lahariya December 21, 2018 18:52:06 IST
#MeToo narratives from Uttar Pradesh's hinterland: Laying bare the realities of a deeply patriarchal culture

What has the #MeToo revolution missed? The women who live on the last mile — away from Twitter hashtags and ICCs — for whom the violence, the discrimination, the brutality of attitudes, is only too real. In fact, it is so everyday that it is almost banal.

Khabar Lahariya brings to Firstpost an exclusive two-part series, laying bare the realities of our deeply patriarchal culture, and how that plays out for working women in small town/rural Uttar Pradesh.

#MeToo Bundelkhand. The story of the year, the story that was missed. Coming soon.

Updated Date:

Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.

also read

Hathras gangrape: UP Police posts 60 cops, installs 8 cameras at victim's home, likely to recreate crime scene
India

Hathras gangrape: UP Police posts 60 cops, installs 8 cameras at victim's home, likely to recreate crime scene

Hathras Superintendent of Police (SP) Vineet Jaiswal also said that a register of visitors is being maintained by the policemen stationed at the gangrape victim's house

Woman gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh’ Chitrakoot; four accused, including woman, arrested
India

Woman gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh’ Chitrakoot; four accused, including woman, arrested

A case was registered against two men on charges of gang-rape and three others on charges of criminal conspiracy

UP schools to reopen from 19 Oct for Classes 9 to 12; written permission from parents mandatory
India

UP schools to reopen from 19 Oct for Classes 9 to 12; written permission from parents mandatory

Classes will be held in shifts and all necessary protocols including social distancing will have to be followed by schools, the state government announced on Saturday