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An open letter to all the married women!

I am turning 30 this year and am unmarried but without a complain I am happy as I am blessed abundantly. I am blessed with good health, a...

Plan of making the PCSW post unpaid: Non-seriousness of PTI government...

Women Commissions at the federal and provincial level are playing their roles as a watchdog on women-related issues in cross section. Since 2010 and onwards this very particular...

Gender Segregation in Educational institutes: Why we need to end...

We in Pakistan live in a patriarchal society, but there exists a constitutional assurance of gender equality. However, the ground realities show that equality remains a distant dream....

The learning myth: Do you think you can not learn because...

Have you ever thought that you can not learn because you are not smart enough? Well….its just a myth. Almost every one is an avid learner. But plunging...

The Dreaded Decade Nearer – On My 29th Birthday

“I think that when enough time has passed, when you’ve survived that which you didn’t imagine you could, there’s a dignity in that. Something you can own. A...

Feminism – a matter of perception

Nothing is good or bad but the perception make it so. Yes, perception, it shapes the thinking of human being about the stuff happening all around and making...

Tibetan refugee women in Nepal: Making a living, surviving their art...

Nepal: After the Chinese invasion and complete occupation of Tibet in the year 1959, thousands of Tibetans fled Tibet and followed H. H. the Dalai Lama and sought...

Women March Slogans and our societal ‘masculine anxiety’

Posters of Aurat March are still a point in many discussions. People are upset with the content those posters are showing. It is, however, ironic that the same people...

Why talking about child sexual abuse remains a taboo despite the...

The blogger wishes to remain anonymous. Seeing  him crying and sobbing in tears but unable to explain what has just happened when that uncle left room, I observed Osama...

Unless Women have right to own their body, nothing will change

The blogger wishes to remain anonymous. Gender norms are holding back women in many ways.  Girls are usually been dictated for day-to-day life choices let alone taking decision on...

Women March and Shaking Patriarchy

About this March, my woman spirit was happy knowing the celebration of women’s struggle is going on around the world but most particularly in my own country. Some...

Da Khezo March: Women in Peshawar Marched for rights

‘Da Khezo March’, Pushto for Women March, the first of its kind in Peshawar to mark International women’s day with clear demand for the recognition of women's rights...