#NotInMyName and the Systematic Attempts to Derail it….

The #NotInMyName protest garnered support all across India since yesterday, so much so that it rattled the BJP IT Cell members to go into an offensive in a strategically planned attempt to derail the process. The Social Media teams from BJP were seen in full action, trying to discredit these protests using various angles and…

The Two Timing “Whore”….

Madhav was sitting on the couch in the darkened living room of his apartment in Bandra, a glass of scotch in his hand. He looked at his watch and then at the door. “Its late, its already too fu@!#$% late”, he muttered to himself. He had been waiting there for three hours now, in the…

Bholu Bhakt Wants Proof ..

Me: You know, India is becoming increasingly unsafe for women, day by day. Bholu Bhakt: Hah !!! Kuch Bhi !! India is very safe for women. Look at Saudi, Look at Pakistan, Look at Syria, Look at Germany… Me: But I am an Indian, so I will look at Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, right? Bholu…

#NotAllMen —- The Other Side of the Looking Glass

He was 3 years old as I walked him home, from his kindergarten. His tiny sister craddling in my arms. We passed a rickshawala arguing with his wife on the street. The man slapped her, snatched the money out of her hand, pushed her to the ground. I hastily pulled my son with me and…

I Am An Indian Woman …. And MY Safety is MY Responsibility…

I went out with my girlfriends to party on the crowded streets of a Metropolitan city, they came out in large numbers and molested us…… But my safety is my responsibility so… The next time I went to a discotheque, it was enclosed and had bouncers, they came into the place and beat us up…

“Jiski Laathi Uski Bhains” seems to be the motto of the BJP Government

After a string of violent protests specifically in Bengaluru against the controversial strict restrictions on withdrawal of PF, the current Modi Government has done a U-Turn and rolled back the PF restrictions. The BJP Government had restricted the complete withdrawal from PF account before the retirement of 58 years. This had led to a huge…