Kerala, well-known for its high performance and narrow gender gaps in socio-economic and health indicators, still struggles with issues of gender and caste.
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And what I see are women evicted from their households because of their bleeding as they are considered totally untouchable even by their husbands.
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Music Basti has evolved over the years as an organisation that uses music as an active tool to nurture key life skills education.

In Nazi Germany women were looked upon in their 'traditional roles' as mothers and as 'producers of pure breed Aryans'.
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अम्बेडकर यूनिवर्सिटी की छात्र राजनीति के लिए यह पहला अवसर था कि यूनिवर्सिटी परिसर से बाहर राजनीतिक अभिव्यक्ति से खुद को बेहतर ढंग से व्यवस्थित किया जा सके।
Ram Pratap Verma, a 32-year-old aspiring Bollywood film actor, poses in front of a mural of actor Amitabh Bachchan in Mumbai May 1, 2013. Bollywood is an addiction for many; an addiction that attracts thousands of aspiring stars to the city of Mumbai. Ram Pratap Verma made the journey from his small village eight years ago, and despite carrying his whole "home" inside his bag, he is determined not to give up on his ambitions. He endeavours to watch at least one film a week at a cinema, where the silver screen keeps his dreams alive. Picture taken May 1, 2013. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui (INDIA - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)


I didn't hear any of the movie dialogues nor did I hear any of the songs. The only thing that I saw and heard was an implosion of claps, whistles and howls.
Students cheer as they take part in "One Billion Rising" campaign in a street in Chandigarh, India, February 2, 2016. One Billion Rising is a global coordinated campaign aimed to call for an end to violence against women and girls, according to its organisers.  REUTERS/Ajay Verma - RTX252OG

Girls will continue to struggle with menstruation till they lack information, and deep set, harmful social norms remain unaddressed.

After the 'Phobia' trailer that gave a lot of us chills, it would have been immensely disappointing if the movie didn't live up to the hype.

It was unreal to suffer from depression because there was no apparent reason to be worried or fear things in my mind, had I been living in the present.

It's not just parents-in-denial but even homosexual individuals who voluntarily reach out for therapy to escape the social stigma of being queer.

I was suffering from a negative body image as it is when I decided to skip one meal a day, every day. Sometimes it was breakfast, at other times lunch.
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The corporate state capitalism has almost rendered the word 'Truth' obsolete. Propaganda and 'manufactured consent' are the instruments of the state.
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I can't help feeling hurt that all those months I was her shoulder to cry on has been a waste, and also a little angry that she led me on.

सैराट में ऐसा कुछ नया नहीं है जो तुम्हें परेशान करेगा, बस एक चेहरा है, आँखों में बेधड़क घूरता, बिना पलक झपकाये और वो आँखें परेशान करती हैं, फिल्म नहीं।
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