Rape Culture

OPEN TO OPINION

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
Misogyny, Sexual assault, Women, India

India no longer feels sick about rapes

The same nation which saw outrage spill on to its streets over Nirbhaya can't even be bothered about Rohtak gangrape.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Rape Culture, Gang Rape, Rohtak Gang Rape

What describing a stalker-murderer as a ‘jilted lover’ says about India's rape malaise

Despite death penalty in Nirbhaya case, there has been no end to the romanticisation of ghastly gendered crimes.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read

LIFE

 |   Long-form

VARIETY

 |   Long-form
Rape Culture, Sexual harassment, TVF

Sexual harassment charges against TVF founder show rape culture is the real viral fever

The accusations and subsequent testimonies from former employees expose how patriarchy and male entitlement fester in media start-ups.

VOICES

 |  Mom-Noxious  |  5-minute read
Rape Culture, Gurmehar Kaur

Rape threats to Gurmehar Kaur expose the worst of male trolling

When a man cannot beat a woman's mind, he wants to assault her body to teach her a lesson.

VOICES

 |  Below The Belt  |  5-minute read
Bangalore molestation, Women's safety, Rape Culture

Are we raising men who will eventually rape us?

Be it on a crowded street corner or a deserted highway. Or in the darkness of our own bedrooms.

HUMOUR

 |  4-minute read
Castration, Rape Culture, Bangalore molestation

Once upon a time in Nidia, there was an emperor who made insane promises

One morning, the palace woke up to loud noises outside its giant gate, just off the well-guarded fortress.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Rape Culture, Women's Safey, Bangalore molestation

Disturbing CCTV footage of Bangalore sexual assault shows how Indian cities fail women

Molestations, rapes and sexual assaults continue to happen unhampered across the country irrespective of 'what one is wearing'. Twitter reactions.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Sexual violence, Rape Culture, Abu Azmi, Bangalore molestation

All who blame women or West for sexual assault perpetuate rape

Like Bangalore molesters, Abu Azmi and Karnataka HM become collaborators in a rape culture when they condone mob assault and shame the victims.