Opinion  /  Published 20.12.22

Just rights: CJI on social power

The CJI described the ‘morality’ of this dominant community as ‘adequate morality’, discussing how this or ‘public morality’ stood in for the morality of all...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 30.09.22

Shackled lives

The perversities of patriarchy...
By Mehmal Sarfraz

Opinion  /  Published 01.06.22

Privileging patriarchy

In classifying a husband’s ‘conjugal right’ to have sex with his wife against her will, the judgement fails to acknowledge the woman’s right to refuse participation in sexual activity...
By Aaliya Waziri

Entertainment  /  Published 15.03.22

Tabu's Astitva is still relevant

The film’s deep-rooted examination of patriarchy still makes it relevant...
By Santanu Das (t2 intern)

Opinion  /  Published 08.06.21

Unfair game: Patriarchal values

The ‘moral character’ of a woman, or her ‘purity’, is made central to the concept of family ‘honour’ in order to exert control over women’s autonomy and sexuality...
By The Editorial Board


Opinion  /  Published 19.04.21

Blind men and their nation

Across parties, what we see is the ghost of feudalism; minds still clinging to mythology, patriarchy, traditions and gender biases...
By Shyam G. Menon

Opinion  /  Published 18.04.21

Late reaction

Readers' Speak: Kumbh Mela; increasing Covid cases; Indian healthcare system;Twitter; India’s patriarchal attitude...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 24.03.21

Manipur and gender rights

In the state's gender struggle, the need now is for a reinvention of attitude and approach...
By Pradip Phanjoubam

Books  /  Published 11.09.20

The stubborn stain of patriarchy

Scott does an effective sweep of describing the various forms of patriarchal domination and their adverse effects...
By Jayati Ghosh

Calcutta  /  Published 06.05.20

Living with the enemy

Domestic abuse becomes way of life in urban families during lockdown...
By Bhagyasri Chaudhury in Calcutta


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