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?"
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."
We South Asians are experts in creating double standards when it comes to gender. I have been conscious of how my culture defines different expectations based on gender. A man and woman’s treatment no doubt is world apart in my culture. Let’s focus on the matter of marriage for now. There was a female relative […]Read more "The Double Standard’s in South Asian Culture."