The monsters of doubt, fragile tolerance, and fanaticism are hiding within us and that is why it needs just a faint whistle of manipulation and we start wagging our tail.
Dear Union Government, if it is not too much for you, kindly send a public or a personal message to our bosses to not to mark a half-day for late-coming because we were serving the nation that day by protecting our Hon’ble First-Citizens against any possible security threats and letting the eminent-lot vroom-by as we stood there motion-less like a human-shield.
No…they don’t want a tag of victim or a survivor, they just want to lead a normal life of a normal person.
The Sight of men in saffron or green or whatever color of religion, out on a religious procession appear more like a mob to me, which evokes FEAR instead of devotion.
What is that ‘switch’ which transforms him from a human into a savage, which makes him take the risk of jail, take the risk of social banishment? Makes him commit a crime which is no less than cannibalism. Does he have a fetish for breasts and curves of a female figure? ......The issue is much bigger than a simple ‘urge’. Perhaps, we, women, are a different species. We have learnt to control our sexuality, learnt to control our dreams, learnt to talk less in public, learnt to behave civil.
“I love my life, I never intended to commit suicide…I want to sense all the enjoyments of the world. I have every kind of feeling. I want to bear kids. I am just a simple human being, I want to enjoy life and romance.” These are the words of Irom Sharmila, the Manipur Civil Right … Continue reading I am eager to Live
It happened some 18 years back. A girl in her teens disappeared one fine day from her School hostel in Munnar in Kerala, in January 1996. Some 40 days later, she miraculously re-appeared in her father’s office, who was a postmaster. In these forty days she was raped by several men, including some of the … Continue reading The Sad need of Nirbhayas
Woman...a goddess,bringer of good luck,a symbol of sacrifice. She is so much over-hyped. Let her be a human-being first,capable of follies n wants
She was dressed in a heavy bright-orange bridal lehanga; small drops of sweat beaded her forehead, more because of panic and less because of excitement. The sight of women standing at the doorway of her new home, to welcome the newly wedded couple, further accentuated her fears. Taking small measured steps, keeping the head bowed … Continue reading And Here Comes The Bride
About three days back, a 7-year-old girl, sleeping next to her parents in some Delhi street, was abducted RAPED and dumped nearby. Did her dress inch-up to reveal her thighs while sleeping, which incited the rapist?? So Mr. Abu Azmi, should she be hanged for going with/without consent with the Rapist.