#PanditaRamabai played a significant role in making the country more progressive and egalitarian. Her remarkable critique of society has been forgotten from mainstream Indian history, as has been the case with so many other prominent women leaders of their times.
On her birth anniversary, let's look back on her legacy.
The depiction of female characters seemed to be hand in glove with staple Whatsapp forwards I come across regularly on family groups – portraying women as looks obsessed, poking fun at women whose bodies do not conform to beauty norms, and reproducing the stereotype of the bullying, money burning, suspicious wife and the harassed, hard working husband. #MarioMiranda
Proud to announce that our campaign on online violence against women #DigitalHifazat is one of the finalists in the Online Safety category for the Social Media for Empowerment award by Digital Empowerment Foundation :)
The award gala is on Saturday, 29th April. Wish us luck :)