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The need for Gender Justice!

The need for Gender Justice!

Society
India is at war with its girls and women! The gang rape of a young doctor on a bus, the gang rape of an 8 year old girl in a temple by many men including a policeman (who later washed the clothes and destroyed evidence) repeated rapes of a minor and so on…are some gruesome examples of the recent past. Rape and sexual assault against remain particularly horrific and outrageous in India. The National Crimes Records Bureau in India reveals that 42% of girls in the country have been sexually abused. India can be arguably accused of the largest-scale human rights violation on Earth with a persistent degradation of the vast majority of its 650million girls and women. India’s women are traumatized and the oppression starts innocuously: it occurs within families where girls are being locked up
Why India can have more feminists than individualists

Why India can have more feminists than individualists

Society
-Sharon Susan Koshy   In India, discrimination against women is two-fold, sometimes, three-fold. Her identity against which discrimination is prevalent comes along with factors like caste, religion, and language, besides their gender. Individualists and egalitarians' focus on an appeal against freedom constraints tend to be concentrated on a big pot of issues which more or less tend to be related to in terms of the self. Feminists look at discriminatory charges and issues with the collective gender-lens which makes the matter close to heart as opposed to reacting against every case of violation of individual freedom. In almost all cases, it is not one particular kind of discrimination at play, but shades and colors of several others. This intersectionality that Hill Collins ...
Are feminists really feminists?

Are feminists really feminists?

Society
- Padmavathy Manoharan Any genuine person, be it a man or a woman, will sure have no problem with the concept of feminism, because they understand what feminism is. They won’t stand against the equality of women. The problem starts when some feminists voice for equality not knowing the profundity of the term “equality”. They fail to understand that both the genders are biologically different. This is the greatest flaw of the feminists till date. To show their audacity, feminists sometimes tend to provide false evidences. They never seem to understand the strength of women and they try to accuse men, at the cost of anything. I don’t stand against feminism and I never will. It's just that, because of the misapprehension of few feminists, the whole concept of feminism is blemished a
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