Articles by: Ravneet Param

Living room as a space of feminist solidarity

Living room as a space of feminist solidarity

Didi kabhi shadi mat karna (Didi, never get married). Durga’s voice reverberated in the house during our morning ritual of chatting over a cup of piping hot tea. Durga, one of the thousands or probably lakhs of immigrants from Bihar, helps me with household chores. Mine is the first house she comes to in the morning, primarily because I have[Read More…]

by 18/04/2022 Comments are Disabled Patriarchy
German Gynasts, Unitard And Patriarchy

German Gynasts, Unitard And Patriarchy

German women’s gymnastics team’s stand to wear unitard once again opens up the debate on agency and choice In Tokyo Olympics 2020, the German women’s gymnastics team decided to not wear a leotard, taking a stand against sexualization of women’s bodies. German gymnast Elizabeth Seith commented that “It’s about what feels comfortable. We wanted to show that every woman, everybody,[Read More…]

by 05/08/2021 1 comment Patriarchy