Dalit Women

returnthegayze: I am in solidarity with the #DalitWomenFight march starting today in Madhya Pradesh in India! We must end all forms of violence against Dalit people, including the incredible and atrocious amount of sexual violence against Dalit women and trans people! I am yours in resistance! Spread the word.

Feminist Round-Up

  You know Johann Sebastian Bach, the famous German composer? Turns out, some of his most famous pieces might have been written by his wife. This is an important piece of news because it reminds us that even if we ladies didn’t get the recognition we deserved, we were kicking ass and taking names all […]

Poets You Should Know

  “Paracetamol legends I know For rising fevers, as pain-relievers— Of my people—father’s father’s mother’s Mother, dark lush hair caressing her ankles Sometimes, sweeping earth, deep-honey skin, Amber eyes—not beauty alone they say—she Married a man who murdered thirteen men and one Lonely summer afternoon her rice-white teeth tore Through layers of khaki, and golden […]

Abused Goddesses

thefeministme: An Amazing Campaign in India called “Abused Goddesses” showing the contradiction of worshiping female goddesses in religion but having unsafe conditions for women, like domestic violence. Via: Women’s Rights News Have you seen this powerful campaign?

Activist Fashion from Rupa Designs

myvoicemyright: Acid attack survivors in India model new clothing range for powerful photoshoot Survivors of acid attacks in India have become the face of a new clothing range designed by a woman who had acid thrown in her face while she was asleep four years ago.Delhi-based designer Rupa and her friends Rita, Sonam, Laxmi and […]

WHaQ Gurls Rock Bangalore Pride

whaqbangalore: WHaQ! Gurls during Bangalore Pride.  First time in India that there were Dykes on Bykes.  I know I spelled Bikes with a “Y”.  It looks nicer that way with DYKES. Because this was AWESOME and needs to be re-blogged.

THE MAN AND THE MISTRESS

THE MAN AND THE MISTRESS Our comment?  WOW. Let us start playing with gender… Here are the next outstanding editorial by photographer Sushant Panchal from India. We love his amazing work and be proud to showcase this editorial from Mandate M…