Being “Visible” – a celebration of all the badass woman like Qandeel Baloch

Qandeel Baloch died nearly a week ago, and in that week I was forced to ask myself a lot of uncomfortable questions. You see when a woman like Qandeel dies; the way you react to her murder is the probably the most telling thing about you. Last week when social media and news outlets broke that this… Continue reading Being “Visible” – a celebration of all the badass woman like Qandeel Baloch

Deepika Padukone vs. TOI, Emma Watson, Sam Pepper a.k.a #STOPSHIT2K14

So, this week hasn't been the best week for women all around the world. India may have gotten praise worldwide for the successful launch of Mars mission (Mangalayaan); but we fell back at least two centuries when a leading-news daily called 'The Times of India' slutshamed an Indian actress for making a fuss about them… Continue reading Deepika Padukone vs. TOI, Emma Watson, Sam Pepper a.k.a #STOPSHIT2K14

Players, Boinking, & Waxing (How is it your business?)

When you go to a college like mine, you tend to develop a very strong tolerance for insensitive, rude and narrow-minded people. I try really really hard to not hold it against them that they've internalized gender and sexuality roles into their skulls and have been conditioned to mistrust what they don't understand. But, that doesn't mean… Continue reading Players, Boinking, & Waxing (How is it your business?)