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Why Our Language Makes a Difference

The words and phrases.

Why Our Language Makes a Difference

The words and phrases...

The words and phrases we use matter. The meaning and context of what we say, never mind the spoken language, affects people, directly and...

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Photo Retouching — Feminist For or Against?

Photo Retouching — Feminist For or Against?

"From this lens, we can easily view photoshopping as anti-feminist. We can argue that the industry is not...

India’s Rape Laws – Are they rigid enough?

Rape is a controversial.

India’s Rape Laws – Are they rigid enough?

Rape is a...

Rape is a controversial topic. Especially so in India, which has experienced several horrific and high profile cases in recent years. Such cases...

The Informal Justice System, Panchayat

A few weeks ago, one of.

The Informal Justice System, Panchayat

A few weeks ago, one...

A few weeks ago, one of Times of India’s headlines read, “UP woman tied up, thrashed on panchayat’s order; molested”. I received this...

338954 Cases registered under crimes against women in India, 2016
8 % Were Sexual Harassment cases
38947 Were Rape Cases
95 % of all rape cases in which offenders were known to the Victims