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If My Husband’s Brother Can Stay With Us, Why Can’t My Sister?

Meetu and Sudeep were very happy to have her staying with them, and within a few days, Jyoti joined work and started living with at her sister's place.

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Exploitation Of ASHA Workers Is Due To Patriarchal Idea Of Care Work Being ‘Lowly’
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The work of ASHA workers is taken for granted. A lot of this attitude of both our society, and our policymakers comes out of the patriarchal nature of society, discounting the importance of care work.

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Her Regressive Family Killed Neha Coz She Dared To Stand Up To Them; Not Just Over Her Jeans!

17 year old Neha was killed by her grandfather and uncles in a mob murder, to 'teach her a lesson' for standing up to their diktats. It was not just over a pair of jeans.

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Getting Rapist Married To Survivor For ‘Legitimacy’ Of Child Is A Patriarchal Abomination

The recent case of a rape survivor wanting to marry the rapist to "give legitimacy to her child" speaks of how our patriarchal society inspires fear in a single mother.

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Men Are Served First; Women Finish The Leftovers In The Kitchen… Why?!

My mother in law went to the kitchen and served herself, saying that there was no need to eat kheer in a fancy bowl - any plate is Ok. Why? I didn't ask, she didn't tell.

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Why Do Suchi & Her Daughter Dhriti In The Family Man Get So Much Hate From Viewers?

Strong female characters on screen are rare even now; and then they are often misunderstood and judged by viewers, and treated with a hatred that they don't deserve.

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