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May 14, 2018
Deepika Arwind on her play No Rest in the Kingdom, and the misconception that women aren't funnyDeepika Arwind says that women are hilarious because they have managed to laugh and enable laughter through centuries of oppression
Apr 19, 2018
Kathua rape case: Defence lawyer's misogynist statement on woman police officer reflects widely prevalent attitudesThere is no better example of ugly Indian male chauvinism than the recent remark of Ankur Sharma, the lawyer for the accused in the Kathua rape case.
Apr 07, 2018
The 'impurity' of women; or how men preserve their stranglehold over sacred institutionsIn India, women continue to be left out when it comes to religious rites, entering some temples and making the rules | #FirstCulture
Feb 12, 2018
Congress releases video accusing BJP of misogyny, party hits back saying Opposition operating at Rahul Gandhi's IQ levelClose on the heels of a row over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks triggered by Renuka Chowdhury's laughter in the Rajya Sabha, the Congress on Monday posted a video accusing the BJP and its leaders of harbouring a "misogynistic" attitude
Dec 23, 2017
Masterpiece movie review: In which Mammootty chants 'I respect women' and proves he doesn't mean itMasterpiece has potential that it squanders away in its adoration of Mammootty and its misogyny.
Nov 09, 2017
Indian parents don't want their kids to read Agent Rana — but it's important to ask whyThere needs to be a deeper exploration of what parents actually have a problem with when their children read stuff like Agent Rana – is it that they want to protect their children from the very concept of sex, or do they have a problem with the way genders are continuously (mis)represented in popular culture?
Oct 23, 2017
As #MeToo gains momentum, let's look at how people view feminism and male privilege in urban IndiaEven as #MeToo spread like wildfire, several men and women ridiculed and criticised the social media campaign as well as feminism and people who fight for women's rights
Oct 08, 2017
Mallika Sherawat facing flak for her Instagram photos reeks of ageism and hypocrisyAfter Mallika Sherawat posted her picture on Instagram, there was a slew of hate messages, cat-calls and harsh judgements on her personal life.
Sep 12, 2017
Dileep arrest: Will influential friends' support work in beleaguered actor's favour, or backfire?The vocal support for accused actor Dileep in the Malayalam actress assault case has shown up the fault lines in the film industry
Jul 09, 2017
Sexism, patriarchy in the film industry make women's collectives the need of the hour across film industriesWill the Women’s Collective be able to stem this sort of deep rot which is rooted in unbridled patriarchy? Will it be able to ensure that the women in this field get the same benefits which their sisters in other professions have?