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Mar 27, 2019
Alia Bhatt, Salman Khan's pairing in Inshallah shows Bollywood doesn't pay heed to glaring age gapsGiven their massive age gap, it will be difficult to believe in the honesty of Salman Khan and Alia Bhatt's on screen chemistry
Jan 26, 2019
Ananga Ranga: The ancient roots of #MeToo rageThe pursuit of pleasure, in the Ananga Ranga, involves the subjugation of women for the pleasure of men.
Sep 04, 2017
Arjun Reddy: How Vijay Devarakonda's film is a nod to toxic masculinityStripped off the cinematography, style and treatment, Arjun Reddy isn’t that revolutionary after all, it is still a nod to the male ego.
Sep 01, 2017
Nigeria: Online fashion magazine redefines masculinity, features men wearing mini-skirtsThe Nasty Boy magazine featuring photos of men in mini-skirts is simply "pushing the boundaries and exploring masculinity".
Aug 07, 2017
'I am a feminist, I support one day period leave': Menstruation is healthy, debate ghettoises womenArguing for period cramps to be a reason for “medical leave” is precisely what ghettoises women by associating medical illness with something as healthy as menstruation
Aug 06, 2017
Friendship Day: The need to offer a friendly hand to young boys and oppose toxic masculinityIn a world ridden with machismo, it is boys who need a friend to tell them that it is okay to be weak, writes Harish Iyer.
Apr 09, 2017
Kumar Sundaram row: Being progressive is no excuse for activist groups to ignore gender issuesMasculinity and sexism within progressive collectives have been allowed to persist because the questions on gender issues are always under-prioritised to make way for discussions about “issues which actually matter” or are ”larger concerns”.
Feb 22, 2017
Health ministry's new sex education manual enters as-yet untouched territory of sexuality and genderAt the end of the day, if the government is serious about acting on its own manual, it must immediately initiate legislative action in Parliament to decriminalise homosexuality.
Dec 08, 2016
Jayalalithaa as a symbol for feminism? Eulogising her in that manner is deeply problematicJayalalitha’s life story may present material to be appropriated into a discourse on exemplary feminism.
May 07, 2016
Letter to the subalterns: Effeminate Boy, enjoy every moment of being differentEqual rights activist Harrish Iyer writes an open letter to all effeminate men, stereotyped by society, to be unapologetic about who they are