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 |  Mom-Noxious  |  5-minute read
Sexism, Misogyny, Madonna, Kangana Ranaut

Will India's badass Madonna ever rise?

If you've been called a 'witch and a whore' at least once in your career, you would carry it as a badge of honour, rather than deep shame.


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Profanity, Censor, Nudity, Amazon Prime Video

Why is Amazon Prime Video blurring nudity and beeping profanity for India, without being asked?

After all, this is India, and here only the mob wins.


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Armed Forces, Param Vir Chakra

Why celebrate 1971 War victory over Pakistan when we have failed our heroes?

Is it fair to discriminate against these men and women?


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Indian soldiers, World War I, Wilfred Owen

Remember Wilfred Owen - doomed soldier who exposed war horrors and patriotism lie

In the madness that was World War I, his death was merely one more statistic. But for literature, it was a tragedy.


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Life, The Pleasure Principle

A human footstool taught me a valuable life lesson

Was he conducting a social experiment? Or did he simply have a fetish for such transactions?


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News Hour, Times Now, Republic, Arnab Goswami

Why Twitter is going bananas over Arnab Goswami's 'Republic'

Can't we have a longer respite from the king of moral highground?


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AIADMK, O Panneerselvam, Jayalalithaa, Sasikala

Can Sasikala be the new Amma of AIADMK and Tamil Nadu?

Chinnamma needs to cross a number of hurdles before she can succeed in taking over Jayalalithaa's legacy.


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Sexism, Racism

A white-skinned woman's unfair experience of racism in India

A twisted version of racism makes India racist against its own people.


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Marriage, Infidelity

I was a married woman once and I don't regret cheating on my husband

Why should I have had to bury my desires? Because I was unknowingly married to a man who was never in control of himself?


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Sexism, IIT Mood Indigo

[Open Letter] IIT Mood Indigo - I call you out for being sexist

What cultural festival has for decades showcased only male headliners on its stage?