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Nirbhaya – Imaginary media porn stories created terror

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On the morning of December 17, 2012, reports began to filter into Delhi’s newsrooms of a rape that had taken place in the city Police officers, the main source of information for these types of stories, told journalists that a student in her 20s and her male companion had been attacked by a group of men inside a moving bus before being thrown from the vehicle. 2,047 more words

Feminism In India

Untangling the Knots? Rural Bengali Women's Antiviolence Classrooms and the Politics of NGOization

When: Friday, Nov 4, 3:30 – 5pm
Where: UW Seattle Campus, Thomson Hall, room 317
Cost: FREE

Piya Chatterjee is a historical anthropologist and an antiracist feminist. 190 more words

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Alka Kurian: Gender and Indian Cinema

When: Thursday, Oct 27, 3 – 4:30pm
Where: UW Seattle Campus, Allen Library North, Allen Auditorium, ground floor
Cost: FREE

Alka Kurian, UW Bothell senior lecturer, addresses varied representations of gender in Indian cinema, exploring treatment of women on screes, the shifts and transformations of their representational journey. 56 more words

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Funded by Ford Foundation, Flavia Agnes’ NGO Majlis influences India's Government policies and family laws

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Funded heavily by Ford Foundation and foreign church groups, Flavia Agnes’ NGO Majlis files PILs and influence government policy decisions and creation of new laws mainly divorce and maintenance laws. 421 more words

Feminism In India

"Expert Fallacy" - How Feminists fool you

Expert Fallacy is a human psychological phenomenon that is described as believing people only based on what they are wearing or posing as.

To understand… 458 more words

Global Feminism

Discuss "We Should All Be Feminists"

When: Friday, September 9 at 5:30 PM
Where: Optimism Brewing Company, 1158 Broadway

Seattle Feminist Book Club will be discussing We Should All Be Feminists… 113 more words

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