Tuesday, July 27, 2021

    Tag: violence

    Applauding the Spirit of Turkish Women for their Courage to Protest Against Erdogan’s Anti-Feminist...

    Erdogan’s decision to withdraw Turkey from the 2011 Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combatting Violence Against Women is the most despicable turn he has yet taken against women.

    Excerpt | The Violence of the Mechanical Mind

    Vandana Shiva's penetrating observations and sharp reflections make us rethink the project of modernity - its instrumental rationality, its hyper-masculine doctrine of development and manipulation of nature, and its dualism that separates the knower from the known, science from ethics, and is centralizing/monopolizing tendency.

    Umar Khalid’s Phone Seized, Questioned by Delhi Police in February Communal Violence Case

    Former JNU student and activist Umar Khalid has been questioned by Delhi Police Special Cell and his phone has also been seized in Delhi violence case.

    Why Indian Women are more Vulnerable to Suicide than any Other Country

    India accounts for 37% of female suicides in the world annually, do social stigma and lack of mental health awareness have a role to play?

    Regressive Indian Patriarchy Considers a ‘Dead’ Daughter Better Than a ‘Divorced’ One

    With divorce being largely seen as a social taboo in India, women prefer to perish in oppressive marriages due to patriarchal oppression and financial constraints.

    Coronavirus Infected and Pregnant: Shocking Reality of a Kanpur Shelter Home for Minors

    After Muzaffarpur and Deoria, Kanpur shelter home for minor girls highlights inhuman treatment at state-run facilities as 57 minor girls are found COVID-19 positive amid pandemic.

    Misogyny and a Culture of Sexual Violence are at the Core of the ‘Bois...

    The recent controversy regarding the ‘bois locker room’ highlights the complicit culture of toxicity and rape that the prevalence of performative masculinity takes for granted.
    Anand Teltumbde

    Anand Teltumbde’s Open Letter to Fellow Indians Before Going to Jail

    Hours before his arrest, writer and activist Anand Teltumbde penned an open letter to the people of India.

    Countering the Culture of Oppression and Violence Against Women

    Violence against women has been rapidly growing over the years, how can we build a society which is safe and nurturing towards its womenfolk? 
    Donald Trump

    A Burning Capital and Grand International Spectacle: The Paradox of an India that Trump...

    American President Donald Trump made a visit to India amid ongoing Anti-CAA protests and a Capital burning in communal frenzy. He could ignore it, but can we?

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