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Thank you, Priyanka, for teaching us to be your kind of badass!
Once upon a time, we had to search hard for tales of women warriors who wielded weapons with ruthless pizzazz. Those days are fading and not a moment too fast!
Society piles on the pressure upon women to look great, thin, fashionable, perfectly made-up, with fabulous hair and terrific figures. Those who don't meet these standards feel thrust aside. Often, brutally
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Does being fun make a show less feminist? What 'Four more Shots Please' and 'Veere Di Wedding' taught me
The two flicks are about upper-caste, upper-class, urban, privileged women, distant from the reality of a large part of India. But they do hold important feminist lessons.
The series is a celebration of female bonding. And while it deals with life's hardships, it's far from being a sob story!
Penalising men for being sexist in their professional domain would be a setback to feminism itself. It would also end the open conversations about gender which we are finally having.
Why Sabarimala should be a deeply personal issue to every Hindu woman. Believer, atheist, 'urban Naxal', Maoist, bhakt or otherwise.
Tarar Square | 8-minute read