Will he respond? Will this one like me? Putting myself out there repeatedly made me feel vulnerable, not empowered.
I had to do a masters in social science to understand the reality because I was never taught how caste, class and gender actually play out in society.
Not every sex worker is forced into the service, many pursue it by choice but the state fails to acknowledge their rights.
Yazidi women, who were sexual slaves under the Islamic State, have taken up boxing to build self-confidence.
The two women, Rasika Gopalakrishnan and Shivangi Singh, are both in their early twenties, and are going viral on social media after sharing their appalling experience on Facebook.
Another day, another brutal gang rape of a Dalit woman. This time by a group of policemen who beat her brother-in-law to death first. Inured usually to such news, two …