The writer is with Women Unlimited, Delhi.
The country I woke up to this morning is unrecognisable as the one I was born in. It has such a diminished sense of itself that it has set the meanest limits to decide who belongs and who doesn’t.
Reactions to both the #MeToo movement and the Sabarimala verdict signify profound contempt for — or fear of — the female body.
The protests against ‘Padmaavat’ draw on a deep misogyny
Imagined hurt, a readiness for violence and the abjuring of difference and diversity are its attributes