Anam Mittra

Extremely enthusiastic about writing, reading, movies and food; though not necessarily in that order! A Feminist by choice and finds comfort in giving 'gyaan' from time to time. Would love constructive feedback on my writing as I am always looking for ways to improve!

Voice of Anam Mittra

Coming Out On Campus As A Lesbian Or Bisexual. How Easy Is It?

Coming out on campus as a lesbian or bisexual can be a relief, but fraught with difficulties, as this article tells us.

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The Recent Supreme Court Decision On Article 377 Is A Small Step Yet Cause For Cheer

Article 377, an archaic law that criminalises consenting adults has been referred by the Supreme Court to a new bench. Cause for hope?

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Uniform Civil Code In India And The Status Of Women In The Indian Society

The Uniform Civil Code in India has been in a complex place, since the Shah Bano's case. Here is brief an analysis on where it stands now.

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Dissent: The Personal Is Political!

When it comes to dissent, the personal is political, and every little thoughtful act of defiance counts, says this post.

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BriefCase: We Need More Women In Finance!

Finance is not as boring as it is made out to be, and needs more women in decision-making roles, says Risk Analyst Sanya Mahajan.

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Episode Tejpal And The Real Tyranny Of Power

The TOI inviting Tarun Tejpal to participate in a panel on the 'Tyranny Of Power' reveals our callous attitude to violence against women.

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Women's reservations in politics
The Missing 49%: What You Should Know About The Women’s Reservation Bill

As the Winter session of Parliament begins, we examine the state of the Women's Reservation Bill; are political parties serious about this bill?

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BriefCase: Where Women Create The Breaking News

Coordinator with a women's news network, Khabar Lahariya, Disha Mullick talks about her work in training rural women to report on issues that matter to them.

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