Monthly Archives: March 2016

Women Leaders Are Not Welcome!

A retired woman officer of Haryana government mentioned that the Chief Minister openly said we do not want women officers. For decades, there was no woman District Collector in Haryana. A recently retired woman police officer reaffirmed that leadership of … Continue reading

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क्या महिलाओं के प्रति हो रही हिंसा केवल सामाजिक व्यवस्था की देन है?

अंतराष्ट्रीय महिला दिवस के अवसर पर 10 मार्च 2016 को मुझे राजकीय संग्रहालय, झांसी में आयोजित कार्यक्रम में भाग लेने का अवसर प्राप्त हुआ। कार्यक्रम का आयोजन मार्गश्री, मार्था फैरल फांउडेशन एवं प्रिया संस्था द्वारा किया गया था। कार्यक्रम के … Continue reading

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#Feminism In Everyday Life

What is feminism? Who is a feminist? Can boys and men be feminists? Is women’s empowerment only women’s responsibility? On the occasion of 105th centenary of International Women’s Day, March 8 2016, let me narrate a few ordinary occurrences in … Continue reading

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Eve-Teasing is 24/7 Harassment

Ask any girl about it, and she would tell you that she is ‘teased’ and harassed every day, everywhere. Oral, visual, physical and (now) digital teasing and harassment is taking place on the streets, in market places, in buses and … Continue reading

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