Taboos & Stereotypes

Taboos & Stereotypes

Fight against misogyny & patriarchy

The most backlash that I get is mostly on the topics like rape culture and marital rape, people just won’t accept the fact that it actually exists in our society. They outright refuse it, and just makes me sad and leaves me agitated. A couple of days ago I shared an article, which talked about how intentionally ingrain in...
Existence of more than two genders & gender metamorphosis: Deception or Reality? This coin doesn’t have only two sides. Logical, Scientific and philosophical backgrounds associated with gender modification. “But biologically and physiologically there are only two genders” “Sexes and Genders are two different things” “There are no scientific pieces of evidence indicating the presence of more than two genders” “If you are born a...
There is a deadly practice that parents utilise to discipline their children (or so they say) in Pakistan. Spanking is the most commonly used technique used to discipline children or to make them do things that their parents require them to do. Spanking is defined by Gershoff as “hitting a child on the bottom with an open hand”. Though this...
Have you ever pondered over our undergraduate studies? Did you ever contemplate over the pattern of our stereotyped educational system? How far is it contrary to developed countries? How should ones intellectual ability be assessed? Should academic grades be the only yardstick to distinguish between students ? Is formal education required for acquiring intelligence? How far has Job Market...
Statistical dominance of women is not altering their wheel of fortune.
the humanization of the transgender community can only happen through their normalization
On 20th February 2017, there was an article published in Express Tribune on "Eligibility rules: Census should list ‘true transgender persons". There were many misperceptions induced to the people by this article. So we find it necessary to clarify the difference between intersex & transgender on our platform. “Intersex” is a general term used for a variety of conditions in...
Mubarak ho beti huvi hai, hearing this one line altered the smiles on their faces to frown and 9 months of excitement to a life time of anxiety. How will they face everybody? What is everybody going to say? Where are they going to get resources for her marriage? All these fears flooded their minds exactly at the moment...
What gives you the right to judge others on their appearance? The fact that no one is perfect and that everyone is perfect in their own ways, says it all. One of the most discussed topics on social sites and all around is that fat shaming is good in a way, that it motivates individuals to work on their...
I just think that as a woman I am capable to do so much, yet held back due to the lack of a healthy support system, especially when it comes to the way I want to live my life.