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VOICES

 |  3-minute read
Sexual misconduct, Nana Patekar, Tanushree dutta, Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan's silence on Tanushree Dutta's allegations has let all women down

The refusal to comment on the subject reeks of a politics of convenience. It could damage Bollywood's #MeToo moment terribly.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Metoo movement, Sexual Abuse, Sexual misconduct, Victim-blaming

#WhyIDidntReport: 2018 is not just the year of #MeToo but also of how to shame survivors of sexual abuse

The accounts of women like Padma Lakshmi and Tanushree Dutta show why survivors don't report rape and harassment.

ART & CULTURE

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Nobel Prize in Literature, Sexual misconduct, Nobel Prize

Why are postmodern writers not winning the Nobel Prize in literature?

While the Swedish academy takes a strict stance against sexual misconduct, it should also review its own choice of winners.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Consent, Sexual misconduct, American Idol, Katy Perry

Katy Perry kissing a man without his consent is unacceptable

That it is a sexual violation should be evident to all.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Time's Up, Sexual misconduct, Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari sexual harassment case: Let's not trivialise real cases of sexual crime

We should not be in a hurry to cleanse old wounds by attaching every unsavoury sexual experience to #MeeToo.

VOICES

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Internet feminists, Sexual misconduct, Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari sexual harassment row has exposed India's internet feminists

We feel the need to respond to the news of a US actor’s date while young women being raped and mutilated here is not even a question.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
Time's Up, Sexual misconduct, Aziz Ansari

If men are not entitled to sex, then women are not entitled to victimhood

It's time to ask why fundamental signals between men and women are being misread and, more dangerously, not being received.

ART & CULTURE

 |  6-minute read
Time's Up, Sexual misconduct, Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari has a long way to go before mastering his own sense of entitlement

Public responses have been pouring in and opinions are firmly divided over whether the 'bozo comedian's actions account for sexual misconduct.