Bollywood movie posters reflect the changing ways we've viewed women - damsels in distress, sexualized bodies, and recently, feminist icons.

The Evolution Of Bollywood Movie Posters And What They Tell Us About The Society We Live In

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26 years ago, the Indian Army raped more than 40 women and children in the twin remote villages of Kunan and Poshpora in Kashmir. Today, the State Government banned an event in remembrance of the incident.
#KashmiriWomensResistanceDay #KunanPoshpora #NeverForget

The Government Banned An Event In Remembrance Of The Mass Rape At Kunan Poshpora

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ABVP’s justification of the attack was that the students were conspiring against “the idea of India”. Is the “idea of India” fragile enough to be threatened by a small group of young students holding peaceful discussions as their form of protest? Does this “idea of India” need to be protected by planning a calculated witch-hunt of everyone that dares ask questions?

The Ramjas College Incident And The Corruption Of Nationalism | Feminism in India

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By the end of the book, the answer to the question ‘Do you remember #KunanPoshpora?’ becomes very clear to the reader. It lives on in as memory, in the people of Kashmir and it is this which offers a crucial counter to the state narrative.

Book Review: Do You Remember Kunan Poshpora?

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Essar Batool gets candid on her work, her book, the PIL, #KunanPoshpora and feminism in Kashmir in this interview.

"Dear Indian Feminists, Kashmir Is Occupied. Period": Essar Batool

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Maria, a student from Kashmir gave an account of such policing where they had no place to dry their undergarments because that was considered shameful. #PinjraTod

Pinjra Tod's Jan Sunwai - On Living In Delhi As A College-Going Woman | Feminism in India

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Do we conform and remain silent to avoid fitting into these uncritical tags of ‘national’ and ‘anti-national’? #RamjasCollege

The Ramjas College Incident And The Corruption Of Nationalism | Feminism in India

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It has now been 26 years, and there has still been no official word on #KunanPoshpora - the mass rape by the Indian Army in Kashmir. #NeverForget #KashmiriWomensResistanceDay

26 Years On, The State Is Still In Denial Of Kunan Poshpora

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02/22/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
Do I have no right to talk about women's issues because of my privilege, & because I haven't actually experienced the worst of the worst?

Privilege And The City Feminist: On My Right To Speak Up

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02/22/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
"No one should make you feel like a heel because of your choice of heels!"

To Heel Or Not To Heel, That Is The Question | Feminism in India

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02/22/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
These school textbooks from both sides of the border propagate outrightly misogynist and homophobic content, wreaking havoc on an entire generation of young minds.

Sexism In The Classroom: 7 Examples From Indian & Pakistani Textbooks That Reinforce Regressive Gender Stereotypes

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02/22/2017 at 11:30. Facebook
FII founder Japleen Pasricha visited Mexico in December at the IGF - Internet Governance Forum to talk about the research conducted for our #DigitalHifazat campaign, that surveyed 500 women and trans* people on their experience of the internet and about cyber harassment and abuse. Watch her talk about the #DigitalHifazat campaign at #IGF2016 and the results of the research project here.

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02/22/2017 at 09:21. Facebook
Dear #NotAllMen, thank you for 'allowing' us to fight for our rights! *eyeroll*

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02/22/2017 at 07:30. Facebook
The current #AbortionLaw of India can only be done with approval from doctors, removing autonomy from the hands of women.

A Call To Overhaul The Abortion Law Of India | Feminism In India

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02/22/2017 at 05:36. Facebook
Continue your therapy sessions, & you’ll find that the voice of your therapist is becoming your inner voice & you’re on the road to getting better. #MentalHealth #SupportNotStigma

What To Expect In My First Therapy Session | Feminism in India

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On 18th February, last Saturday, Feminism in India and Punjabi Wikimedians got together at our office in Delhi to edit Wikipedia and add info about online social movements and groups in India that work with marginalized communities - like Orinam.net, Dalit Camera: Through Un-Touchable Eyes, Pinjra Tod: Break the Hostel Locks, I Will Go Out, Gaylaxy Magazine and others :). You can find out...
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Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Online Social Movements | Feminism in India

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02/21/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
Karukku is the autobiography of Bama - a Tamil, Dalit, Christian woman writer reflecting on the intersections of her multiple identities.

'Karukku': An Autobiography By Bama Exploring Her Tamil, Dalit And Christian Identity | Feminism in India

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02/21/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
यूपी चुनाव में महिलाओं के संदर्भ में, बदायूं में चुनावी प्रचार करते हुए मायावती ने कहा कि ‘यूपी में आतंक का माहौल है।

यूपी चुनाव 2017: जहां महिलाओं पर है चुनावी दांव और घोषणाएं, बस नहीं है ‘महिला’

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02/21/2017 at 11:30. Facebook
Hello folks, we'll be conducting a #DigitalStorytelling workshop at Prayag- 1st Grand Digital India Mela on 25th February.

Come to #Prayag2017 and register for our workshop here: [ Prayag-india.org Link ]