Studies are showing that a modern day man’s favourite love affair is indeed his X box, PC games and pornography. Studied also show compared to women, men are uneducated. More women graduate then men, this is becoming a global trend. More men are unemployed, and get stuck in dead end menial jobs. Of course, the […]Read more "Spike in Peter Pan syndrome Postmodern Men?"
It’s visually become evident that within the last decade or so there has been a rise of women behaving like men. But do these women imitate sensible, moral or virtuous men? No, from our brainwashing Netflix screens to being every day out and about in society we can see that these postmodern women behave and […]Read more "Spike in impish boyish Postmodern Women?"
The term ‘Slut Shaming’ is defined as “the act of criticising a woman for her real or presumed sexual activity, or for behaving in ways that someone thinks are associated with her real or presumed sexual activity.” Slut shaming has made a key presence in the both the virtual the world and in reality, […]Read more "Slut Shaming- A Patriarchal Concept?"
As promised it’s time to get down to nitty and gritty world of Pakistani beauty perceptions and its challenges. Let’s face it, we don’t all look like those poster girls they broadcast to us, most of us our averagely looking. However, thanks to Pakistani ridiculous beauty standards some of us don’t even pass the “average” […]Read more "Unconventional Beauty: Perspectives"
Do Muslim women care about their sexuality? Do Muslim women care to maintain their physical appearances? Lastly, do Muslim women care to feel “sexy”? These are the questions many non-Muslims have been asking and enquiring about online. So I have decided to have a go in answering some based on my own experiences from the […]Read more "Muslim Women and Sexuality."
The Southern Asian woman has to carry many qualities to be liked by her elders. Almost every outcome that happens is reflected upon her, even the ones she has no control over. This became evident to me when a young woman I know of had been diagnosed with depression after she tried to take her […]Read more "Housewife’s expectations."
Farkhunda, female, 27 years old, Afghan and murdered. Farkhunda was lynched to death by a group of men outside the Mosque where she worked last week. Her alleged crime that angered these men was that she had burned verses from the Qur’an. Her father and family members have denied this claim. The attack on this […]Read more "Farkhunda, Female, 27 years old, Afghan and Murdered."
It seems like Mrs Obama’s trip to Saudi Arabia to greet the new king bought one main “controversy” which was of course she did not cover. By cover I presume they mean hair right? As her dress attire seemed pretty modest in my opinion. Loose and long. However, people who are getting really upset by […]Read more "Why Is The Media Making Such A Big Deal Of Michelle Obama Not Covering?"
The South Asian Pakistani community has been obsessed with skin pigmentation for decades. Unfortunately this trend is still at its peak, even in England. In England the main reason for why I believe this obsession still exists is because of the older generation. Those are the ones who carried this ideology with them when […]Read more "South Asian Beauty Standards; the Startling Perplexing Syndrome Part I Written by Hajra Khan, Collaboration with Author of The Human Lens"
After watching Shoshana B. Roberts’s social experiment video on cat calling it was a thought-provoking insight to what a woman minding her own business walking through the busy streets of New York has to endure. But the controversial question that I would like to rise is some of the remarks Robert’s received were they a […]Read more "Cat Calling- Street Sexual Harassment or Compliments?"