Tag: feminism

Hiii sexy. Waanna do fraaandship? *creep alert* – Part 1

Hiii sexy. Waanna do fraaandship? *creep alert* – Part 1

WARNING: Such creepy comments on her photo will get you a long date with police. Sounds romantic, doesn’t it? Cheers to the cyber laws for being the real match-maker! If you are a woman living in India, you know that messages like this one by creeps on Facebook are a daily affair. Most of us usually choose to ignore them, […]

I stained my pants and didn’t try to hide it.

I stained my pants and didn’t try to hide it.

I was in the break room doubled over in pain. My boss asked me what was wrong and I told him. I can’t remember if it was as crass as “blood oozing out of my vagina” or just “menstrual cycle”, but the look on his face taught me an important lesson that day: you can’t […]

Tumhare Ghar Mein Maa Behen Nahin Hai Kya

Tumhare Ghar Mein Maa Behen Nahin Hai Kya

He: Nahin hai Me: Okay then I am all yours. Doesn’t work like that right? Agar nhi hai to kya ? What next? Thus, the statement doesn’t help us in anyway but in reverse it somewhere strengths the patriarchy. Whaaat? *C’mon auntie, stop relating any random shit to your feminism and call it a real […]

Objectifying men: Is that a thing?

Objectifying men: Is that a thing?

Did you see Sallu bhai ki any movie the other day? You didn’t? Shame on you — go peep it immediately. What did you see? He is hawwwt right! Or if you are not a big bhai fan then I can bet that you wouldn’t have missed – Ranveer Singh flaunting his oil-soaked chiseled body in his movies or […]

Ye feminist type ki ladki hai, nahi chalegi

Ye feminist type ki ladki hai, nahi chalegi

I happened to meet one of my juniors from hostel yesterday at a Bar-be-q. She was accompanied by her family. It was a chance coincidence that the moment I entered the place my eyes went in the direction of the glitter. And there she was! Newly wed! You don’t ask! You just know! (If you […]

‘No’ means NO you dude. Get used to it!

‘No’ means NO you dude. Get used to it!

Rejection is a part and parcel of life. Many a times, even after rejection, some people just don’t get the message. From stalking the girl online, to harassing her, and maligning her character, they leave no stone unturned. How difficult can it be to understand that stalking or incessantly harassing a woman does not equals to […]

Sexual assaults need to stop being secret

Sexual assaults need to stop being secret

This is India. In 2015, over 34,000 cases of rape were reported to the police. In 2014, it was estimated that about 92 women are raped every single day, with at least 4 of such cases happening in Delhi. I didn’t have to trawl the internet for hours to find those numbers. A quick Google […]