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Love Everyday

February 14—now known as Valentine’s Day—is associated with expressions of love and affection. Why should expression of love and affection be fixed for just one day in the year? In today’s world, daily expression of affection and love is even … Continue reading

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Do not hide! छिपाए नहीं !

हफ्ते भर पहले अमेरिका की ओलम्पिक्स जिम्नेजियम ट्रेनिंग में तीस वर्षों से चल रहे यौन शोषण की खबर खुलासा हुई. लड़कियों की ट्रेनिंग में डॉक्टर उनसे यौन शोषण करता रहा. More than women 300 athletes training with American Gymnastic Association … Continue reading

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#मैंभी हूँ शामिल

TIME मैगज़ीन ने इस वर्ष की Person of Year #METOO अभियान को घोषित किया| पूरी दुनिया में #मैंभी अभियान एक viral की तरह तब फैला जब Hollywood की कुछ Actresses ने Harvey नाम के एक प्रडूसर के ख़िलाफ़ sexual उत्पीड़न … Continue reading

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She Spoke Out… I Can’t Keep Quiet!

In the past fortnight, there has been sudden thunder and lightning around cases of sexual harassment of women. The revelations about Harvey Weinstein’s sexual abuse of women actors over decades snowballed into a global movement of #MeToo — women speaking … Continue reading

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The Shame in Menstruation

(Rachael Barr, a PRIA intern from University of Victoria, Canada, reflects on the importance of creating safe spaces for women and girls to openly discuss about their bodies and health, so that the shame and taboos surrounding menstruation can be … Continue reading

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Metro ki Wild Safari

Being frequent metro riders, Yashvi Sharma and Deboshree Mohanta reflect from their experience that why men are still complaining about the women-only compartment in the Delhi Metro. 2002 में मेट्रो की जब शुरुआत दिल्ली में हुई, तो बहुत से दिल्ली … Continue reading

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Remembering Martha

‘We want world peace’ is no more a cliche reserved for beauty pageant contestants. We really do want world peace. His holiness the Dalai Lama said to me (when I met him in Dharamshala) – Humans are compassionate by nature. … Continue reading

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Learning Peace through Eyes of Innocence

Among the many truths that constitute modern societies, peace is central to envisioning a harmonious world. Before attempting to strengthen peace and build a case for conflict resolution, it becomes imperative to work on humanizing the socialization process of our … Continue reading

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The Peace Within

Each year, the International Day of Peace is observed on 21st September. The United Nations General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and people. The importance … Continue reading

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Self-governance and Peace

As I watch thousands of people on the Ramblas (the site of a brutal terrorist attack a month ago) in Barcelona and hear an entire city banging utensils in solidarity, I am reminded that 21 September is International Day of … Continue reading

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