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Being forced to perform masculinity out of fear and violence is not a privilege. It is not a privilege to be forced to live in misery. #transwomen #Adichie

The Other[ed] Womanhood - On Adichie And Trans Women | Feminism in India

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Karukku by Bama is an elegy to the community she grew up in and her intersecting identities as a Tamil, Dalit, and Christian woman.

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

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Here are some easy tips to follow or brace yourselves with if you identify as Lesbian, Bisexual or Trans* and go house hunting in India.

A Handy Guide To House Hunting For LBT People

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#इस्मत_चुगताई ने महिलाओं के सवालों को नए सिरे से उठाया, जिससे वे उर्दू साहित्य की सबसे विवादस्पद लेखिका बन गर्इं। उनके पहले औरतों के लिखे अफसानों की दुनिया सिमटी हुई थी। #IndianWomenInHistory #WomensHistoryMonth

इस्मत चुगताई का सेक्सी ‘लिहाफ’ | Feminism in India

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The fact that there are still people who think feminism is a “female supremacist hate movement” and that there is a need for something like meninism in response to this movement, is the reason that there is a desperate need for people to understand feminism for what it is and not hate it for what it is not.

Feminism 101: 4 Common Myths Debunked

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#IsmatChughtai is today regarded as one of the stalwarts of Urdu writing, but back in her heydays, she was considered nothing short of a rebel, an iconoclast. The reason? #IndianWomenInHistory #WomensHistoryMonth

The Life and Times of Literary Iconoclast Ismat Chughtai | #IndianWomenInHistory

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yesterday at 02:30. Facebook
Our #IndianWomenInHistory profile today is on Ismat Chughtai.

Ismat Chughtai was an eminent Indian writer in Urdu, known for her indomitable spirit and a fierce feminist ideology. Her outspoken and controversial style of writing made her a passionate voice for the unheard. Her most celebrated short story, Lihaaf (The Quilt) dealt with homosexuality, and was levelled with charges of obscenity....
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03/25/2017 at 16:30. Facebook
A person who commits suicide is not a 'loser'. #mentalhealth

How Not To Report About Suicide

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I haven't been able to figure out why my brown skin acquires this fascination for summer months every year.

The Irritations Of Having Brown Skin In A Western Country | Feminism in India

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03/25/2017 at 10:30. Facebook
Iqra Rasool, a 10th-grade student from a middle-class family, is a rising cricketer from Kashmir.

Meet Iqra Rasool: The Young Pace Bowler From Kashmir With Big Dreams

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03/25/2017 at 08:30. Facebook
The woman, who in her attempts to document Indian history, unknowingly became an unforgettable part of it. #HomaiVyarawalla #IndianWomenInHistory #WomensHistoryMonth

Homai Vyarawalla: India's First Female Photojournalist | #IndianWomenInHistory

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03/25/2017 at 06:30. Facebook
The harbingers of free speech have been vehement in their stances: it’s just a joke, it’s just a word, how can it be problematic? #LanguageMatters

"It's Only A Joke!" Language Matters, So Be A Buzzkill! | Feminism in India

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03/25/2017 at 04:30. Facebook
भारतीय संगीत के इतिहास की रिकॉर्डिंग से गुम 19 वीं सदी की गौहर जान वो हस्ती हैं, जिन्होंने भारतीय संगीत के इतिहास में पहली बार रिकॉर्डिंग की। या यूं कहें कि गौहर पहली गायिका थी, जिन्होंने भारतीय संगीत के इतिहास में अपने गाए गानों की रिकॉर्डिंग करवाई। #IndianWomenInHistory #WomensHistoryMonth

गौहर जान: 'भारत की पहली रिकॉर्डिंग सुपरस्टार' | #IndianWomenInHistory

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03/25/2017 at 02:30. Facebook
In our #IndianWomenInHistory today is Gauhar Jaan - India's first dancing girl.

Gauhar Jaan was an Indian singer and dancer (or tawaif) from Calcutta. She was one of the first performers to record music on 78 rpm records in India, and was called India's 'first dancing girl'. In her lifetime, she recorded more than 600 records from 1902 to 1920, in more than ten languages. India's first disc...
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03/24/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
Everything we do, is a whole other category, like plus size clothing. We can't beat it, but don’t let that disappoint you. Own it. #bodyimage #bodypositive

Dear World, Thank You. Sincerely, A Fat Girl. | Feminism in India

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03/24/2017 at 15:35. Facebook
मंत्री जी ने अपने इस लेख में महिलाओं को पुरुष की तरह बनाने में और भी कई खतरे का जिक्र करते हुए लिखा है – ‘जब स्त्री पुरुष के समान प्रभावी हो जाती है तो घर नष्ट हो जाता है|’ #YogiAdityanath

‘महिला, मुस्लिम और समलैंगिगता’ पर मुख्यमंत्री योगी आदित्यनाथ के बोल

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03/24/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
Rassundari Devi is among the earliest woman writers in Bengali literature. Her autobiography Amar Jiban (My Life) is known as the first published autobiography in Bengali language. #IndianWomenInHistory #WomensHistoryMonth

The Caged Bird Who Sang: The Life and Writing of Rassundari Devi | #IndianWomenInHistory | Feminism in India

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03/24/2017 at 11:30. Facebook
Did you know 510,000 women die globally each year due to cervical cancer?

Cervical Cancer: Vulnerabilities And Vaccines | Feminism in India

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