Breast Ironing. Breast Flattening. Breasts Sweeping. And many other such terms, code words, used to shield the exploitation of young women.
Is your baby due or you just brought the most beautiful little being into this world? And despite the sheer joy of childbirth you find yourself muddling through depression? Are you feeling extreme physical, emotional, or behavioral changes?
Once again we witnessed a law that was ready to wring our rights. A law that shatters our rights !
With this societal gendering, emerges the notion of control and then violence. Gradually becoming structural Thus, forums like Parivartan, allow students to not only discuss gender issues but to grow as sensitive beings.
Thousands of little girls in Afghanistan look up to Sadiqa Madadgar as a symbol of freedom, beauty and success. She is an epitome of women empowerment.
If a woman wears and chooses to represent herself through religious symbols, then she should not be stopped. A woman should be able to do her job. And identify herself with her religious beliefs.
Who did it ? As far as I know I didnt !
Thousands of women who are battling breast cancer are now becoming a voice of upliftment. Their lives are an example that breast cancer does not have to define us anymore.
You can easily fill in the blanks if I ask what’s after- Teri maa ki… or teri behen ki.
Next time you see a woman struggling with her insecurities, tell her “I got you”. We all need each other !