Abstract: This paper puts forth the need to criminalise marital rape by adducing statistics proving its wide prevalence in India. Comparisons have been drawn from the debates that occurred, in United Kingdom and Canada, when they attempted to criminalise marital rape. 3,464 more words
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It is quite often that we come across “news” and posts that claim outrageous things.
Some of us ignore them, but an incredibly large number of people are fooled into believing them and then these “responsible citizens” do their part by further sharing their newfound knowledge. 426 more words
We define child marriage as a matrimonial union with either of the two parties under the age of 18 years, which is a violation of human rights. 1,037 more words
This is really sad news, but it is something that needs to be written about in the hopes that it may help someone else. Priya Vedi, 519 more words
I added another political t-shirt to my t-shirt collection that will one day get me punched. The t-shirt reads: Feminism is the radical notion that women are people… 578 more words