Crime, Law, Safety
Prejudice against Indians in the West in the form of racist attacks has been making news for some time now. But we Indians have our internalised racism too!
Misogyny in movies, to a large extent contributes to violence against women while also glorifying men on such acts.
There are so many myths about sexual assaults - these are because of the taboo on speaking about rape and anything to do about it.
The recent movie Masaan is a must watch - I loved the character of Devi, a strong young woman who takes charge of her own life despite it all!
The young woman addressed as Nirbhaya raised questions about women's right to autonomy and safety as never before. Here is a letter in her memory.
Sexual assault cases in India need efficient investigation; not vindictiveness by a public registry of sex offenders that may not even be accurate.