The Effects Of ‘Western’ Colonization Of India On The Lives And Future Of The Women Of The Indian-Subcontinent
It would be a blatant lie if I say that only women of the ‘Orient’ as proposed by the ‘Occident’ have been subjected to the
I, an independent woman, can love you without needing you.
"In three years, I've never been in a public space without being afraid for my safety."
Sexual violence against women in India has made international waves in recent years. A 23-year-old woman was gang raped and
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I am proud to be an Indian. But ours is a hypocritical society, and after tasting immense freedom abroad, I wonder if I will be able to marry a Brahmin man and settle in India to live a relatively submissive, traditional life that perhaps my family may have already pictured for me.
"I will be honest," Muruganantham told BBC News. "I would not even use it to clean my scooter." In India and other developing
The idea that I was impure for a natural function, one that half the population experienced, was odious. I just kept thinking, this is some DUMB old rule written by DUMB old men.But this belief was at odds with other beliefs I also held. I was a guest in my aunt's house.
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Boxing represents a new kind of freedom to the women who entered this steamy, old-fashioned ring on India's southern tip