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Being a Woman

Being a Woman

This is not an article about the film Raanjhana, but it contains spoilers from the film. So those who haven’t seen the film and are intending to, please be warned. There are three essays in today’s Hindu on the influences of the film Raanjhana. Is it misogynistic? No, argues Swara Bhaskar, one of the actresses […]

Protest Nation

Protest Nation

We’re a protest nation now. We are ready to set up Facebook petitions, start signature campaigns, and take our demands to streets. It might be against corruption or FDI in retail; anything that demands action from others. The ‘others’ is usually the establishment: governments, police, judiciary or a specific politician. The recent drama unfolding in […]