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Indian Women Protest Menstrual Taboos With #HappyToBleed Campaign

An Indian college student, Nikita Azad, started an online campaign ‘Happy to Bleed,‘ to protest against extreme cultural taboos that menstruating girls and women are subject to in India. 133 more words

Female Genocide


It’s been over 9 months since I posted on this blog. I’ve been  a little better over at Australis Incognita, but only just. Until last week I’d been three months away from both blogs, and I picked up the thread of the… 2,283 more words

Wrong Things

E Pur si Muove

There is something disarmingly strengthening when you hear that innocent piping voice of history whispering from the unencumbered past, ‘excuse me, but I think you are perhaps mistaken…” 387 more words

Abortion: Human rights and three sides of a coin 2

Financially we all know that NO ONE is equal; and trust me in the world we live in the amount of income made by a person, group or a family really affects the decisions they can  make.  485 more words


Discourse on Sexuality- Beyond the realms of Medicine

A take on homosexuality in India from the lens of a doctor and a media researcher… Where do we currently stand?
June 26, 2015 brought a wave of happiness and relief for the millions of activists fighting for the gay rights all around the world. 189 more words


Forgive not

This is a work of fiction based on a true story. 996 more words
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