Tag: patriarchy

DU’s Girls College: Your safe space

Delhi University has nearly 22 girls college. Many popular courses like Psychology are offered largely in girls' colleges. Additionally, many higher-ranked colleges in the country are DU's girls' colleges. This becomes a plight...

International Equal Pay-Day 2020

On 18th September, 2020, United Nations celebrated the International Equal Pay Day for the first time. It marks an important milestone in the fight for gender equality. Women have faced the wrath...

Missing Queens In Chess

The Queen is one of the strongest pieces on board. The mobility and agility of the Queen remain unmatched. Worth nine points, the Queen is simply majestic. However, the Chinese player, Hou...

Internalised Misogyny: A Loophole

Women often conform to the existing sexist beliefs and patriarchal norms. Not only conform, but they also end up endorsing such notions. Apparently, women end up stigmatizing and stereotyping against their own....

Benevolent Sexism: Not So Benevolent

The battle for gender equality has come a long way. From the feminist movements to claiming social rights for women, the revolution encompasses a myriad range of domains. However, the journey is...

Decoding the Cuss Words

Cuss words have become a part of our language, sadly. With progressive times, our language has become rather regressive. It is common to hear a score of cuss and abusive words while...

The Fault in Our Vocabulary- A paradigm.

Well, "COVID-19 virus transfers from man to man."  "We need more manpower to deal with the crisis."  "The chairman of the company made an important announcement about the cuts in employees' salary". These are...

Netflix’s Bulbbul Review : A Movie That Breaks The Shackles of Patriarchy

“Auntie, why do I have to wear toe rings?” “Because there’s a nerve here. If it is not pressed, girls tend to fly” “Like a bird”? Set in the Bengal Presidency of 1881,...
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Unlock 4: Here’s How Schools Shall Be Reopened in Different States

Following the nationwide lockdown since March, schools and colleges which have been shut in the country. This has led to education being completely shifted...

DUTA Strike and The Plight Of Unpaid Teachers

The Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA) had announced a 3-day strike against the state government on Wednesday the 16th. The issue with which they...

Delhi Govt. Released Funds Worth ₹32.1 Crore to 6 DU Colleges

The Delhi Government on Tuesday, 22 September 2020 released funds worth ₹32.1 crores for salaries of employees working in six government-funded colleges of Delhi...