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लैंगिक हिंसा लगभग शत-प्रतिशत पुरुषप्रधान सामाजिक संरचना – 3

चार, यौन अपराधों के व्यक्ति और समाज पर पड़ने वाले असर के निदान की पहल नहीं की गई। मानो इन मामलों में पीड़ित को हर्जाना और दोषी को कारावास या फांसी के अलावा कोई और आयाम हो ही नहीं सकता। जैसे अपने नागरिकों का यौनिकता से स्वस्थ परिचय कराना राज्य की प्राथमिकता में नहीं आता। जबकि समाज का दूरगामी भला इसमें है कि गंभीर यौन अपराधों में पीड़ित पक्ष और दोषी, दोनों का, उनकी अलग-अलग

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लैंगिक हिंसा लगभग शत-प्रतिशत पुरुषप्रधान सामाजिक संरचना – 2

यौनिक हिंसा की तस्वीर की भयावहता और व्यापकता तो फिर भी आंकड़ों में समेटी जा सकती है, पर लैंगिक हिंसा में तो लगभग शत-प्रतिशत मर्द और पुरुषप्रधान सामाजिक संरचना शामिल है। दरअसल, लैंगिक अभय से भरे मर्द के लिए लैंगिक हिंसा से यौनिक हिंसा पर पहुंचने में एक पतली-सी मनोवैज्ञानिक रेखा ही पार करने को रह जाती है। वह लैंगिक अपराधी तो होता ही है, यौन-अपराधी होना इसी क्रम में अगली कड़ी जैसा हो जाता

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लैंगिक हिंसा लगभग शत-प्रतिशत पुरुषप्रधान सामाजिक संरचना – 1

क्या महिलाओं को अपने दैनिक जीवन में हिंसा से मुक्ति मिल सकती है? संसद, मीडिया, पुलिस, न्यायपालिका की लगातार घोर सक्रियता के बावजूद, दुर्भाग्य से, जबाव ‘नहीं’ में ही बनता है। ‘नहीं’ अकारण नहीं है। मुख्य कारण यह है कि उपर्युक्त सक्रियता महज यौनिक हिंसा रोकने पर केंद्रित रही है। लैंगिक हिंसा, जो यौनिक हिंसा की जड़ है, से सभी ने कन्नी काट रखी है। विफलता का दूसरा महत्त्वपूर्ण कारण है कि यौनिक हिंसा से

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Logic Missing In Law Sometimes: Can It Be Superceded?

True logic is the pillar of law or is it isn’t it should be. It is the duty of law and law enforcing institutions to give justice to the victim. In the heinous crime committed by six savage individuals in the chilling December night of 2012 in the nations capital in a running bus, what baffles the most is the judgment meted out to the youngest perpetrator of the crime. Here in this article we

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#It’sMyFault (Too)!!! Review Of The #AllIndiaBakchod Video On Rapes

With the rising sexual crimes against women rampant in India, followed by wide media coverage over these issues, it’s always disheartening to hear a string of hateful (and downright stupid) annotations against women, especially about the victims. There is zero respect and tact when it comes to dealing with issues of sexual violence. In the wake of the recent sexual assaults on women, a group of stand-up comedians who call themselves “All India Bakchod” have

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How Independent Are the Independent Women of Our Independent Country?

“Ma, I’m leaving”, shouts out Tarun to his mom. “Okay but don’t be late”, replies his mom. “Fine”, says Tarun and he leaves. “Ma, I’m going out with friends”, says Tarun’s sister, Hrishita. “Oh! You, too, are leaving…alright…but when will you be back”, asks Mrs. Bhatt. “In about 3 hours”, answers Hrishita. “THREE HOURS! What will you do for such a long time?” “Going for a movie, Ma. Please understand! The movie will take at

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Parental Guide To ‘Freedom’ And ‘Risk’

Post the gang-rape in Mumbai, a friend observed ‘thank God, I don’t have daughters’. But Jaideep Ghosh has, and he wouldn’t have it any way. The plus of having a teenaged child is that you get tech savvy in double-quick time. But as a parent of a teenager, you also need to be able to gauge between what is too much interference, or not. So when I got savvy to Whatsapp, I keep tabs on

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My India: The Mistaken Story – An Indian Woman’s Perspective

Shwetha Kalyanasundaram rebuts this story which lambasts India and makes you feel the country is made up of vultures only looking for prey landing in form of women tourists. A must read for all, no matter what nationality.   Ms. Rose Chasm’s article “India: the Story You Never Wanted to Hear” has been trending for the last couple of days, with many of my friends sharing the story on various social networking sites. The headline

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How Independent Are the Independent Women of Our Independent Country?

Debolena Bose speculates about the notion of independence conferred upon contemporary Indian women! “Ma, I’m leaving”, shouts out Tarun to his mom. “Okay but don’t be late”, replies his mom. “Fine”, says Tarun and he leaves. “Ma, I’m going out with friends”, says Tarun’s sister, Hrishita. “Oh! You, too, are leaving…alright…but when will you be back”, asks Mrs. Bhatt. “In about 3 hours”, answers Hrishita. “THREE HOURS! What will you do for such a long

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A Pleasant Evening…An Unpleasant Discussion

  Delhi. A breezy February evening. The cold has subsided a bit, yet the chill in the air remains… …Three girls in their hostel room. Sitting in a circle. Comfortable and cozy, each of them covering their legs with a part of a duvet. Sipping tea and chatting about the hunk next door. Jokes and loud laughter fills the air. Suddenly the light-hearted chit-chat gears into a serious discussion. About the increasing number of rapes

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