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Dec 04, 2014
Testosterone duo: Real message from the aggressive Rohtak sistersFrom heroines to agent provocateurs, Rohtak Sisters' fame lasted less than a few days. However, there is a message in their aggro that women cannot ignore.
Nov 23, 2014
Honour killing in Delhi: What turns loving parents into cold-blooded murderersFor those born and brought up in urban India, it’s difficult to grasp the power of the community beyond the urban space. This perhaps leads them to advocate simplistic legal solutions like banning the khaps and similar community bodies to stop cases of honour killings and similar obnoxious practices.
Nov 12, 2014
Chhattisgarh tragedy lesson: More than women, it's the men who ought to be sterilisedMore women opt for sterilisation as a form of permanent birth control technique than men, even though the operations are simpler in the case of men.
Sep 02, 2014
The real threat to Hinduism is patriarchy, not 'Love' or 'Sex Jihad'Love Jihad is a red herring when the real threat is patriarchy and patriarchal attitudes. Conversions are an issue for Hindus, but these need different handling
Aug 28, 2014
Death over eve-teasing: What Rohtak girls' suicides tell us about how we raise our girlsThe only recourse Nikita and Madhu could think of was suicide, which is a painfully glaring indicator of how differently sexual harassment is seen by victims, perpetrators and observers.
Dec 03, 2013
Dear Indian Men, breathe, you're not 'under a siege'In an effort to raise his own and the Tejpal camp's spirits, Mehrotra observes many literary giants have jail terms to their name.
Jul 30, 2013
How Digvijaya's 'tunch maal' comment helps the fight against sexismEveryday sexism is a debate that needs to be had on a much larger scale and in a twisted way, politicians making tunch maal level remarks in public helps sustain it.
Feb 18, 2013
Patriarchy's rise in Kerala: From Smarta Vicharam to SuryanelliIn a state often eulogised for high scores on human development indicators, Kerala shows how patriarchy has gained ground despite "progress".
Jan 24, 2013
Justice Verma extends brief, launches assault on patriarchy itselfThe Justice Verma Committee set up after the Delhi Gangrape is a frontal attack on patriarchy's worst features - especially gender injustice