Progressive View of Men’s Rights The Men’s Rights Movement(MRM) and its activists have long been criticized by feminists, and to some extent by society and mainstream media in general, as reactionary, feudal, sexist, misogynistic, right-wing, alt-right, against women’s liberation, against gender equality, patriarchal oppressors, rape apologists and what not. This propaganda serves the following purposes.
One fine morning, you are sipping your coffee and you see someone’s comment about your son on Facebook – “I wish this small boy will become a rapist in future.” Wouldn’t that shake you?
Very recently, a photo of a tea seller became viral. Many Indian women posted their reaction about how ‘hot’ the chai wala looked. A woman even posted online asking not to bomb Pakistan because that country had a Chai wala looking like this. The tweet even contained one too many heart emojis.
Who doesn’t love gossips? That too, when a gossip is about a celebrity, it is received with a great craving. What once started as such a gossip in the Bollywood has now transformed into a major social discourse, with common people taking sides and forming opinions about it. The (Long) Short Story If you do […]
On that night of P.V.Sindhu’s Silver winning victory, I was in an Uber along with four of my buddies on a long distance travel inside Bengaluru. ‘Looks like the fight is going tough!’, said a buddy, probably looking at a Whatsapp message from his other friends. Without any warning, he gave his wide screen mobile […]
কনফিডেয়ার এর সহ-প্রথিষ্ঠাতা ও লিঙ্গ-গবেষনার প্রধান বিরাগ ধুলিয়া এই প্রবন্ধটিতে “পুরুষদের প্রতি গার্হস্থ্য-হিংস্রতার” গুরুত্ব নিয়ে বিশদভাবে আলোচনা করেছেন, এবং এই সমস্যাটি সমাধানের জন্য একটি আইনের প্রয়োজনীয়তা আছে বলে মনে করছেন। আই বি এন লাইভ স্পেশাল্স–এ প্রবন্ধটি প্রকাশিত হয়েছে।