The Guindy Times

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The Celluloid Ceiling: female representation on-screen

Shreya Vaidyanathan, Jerlyn Manohar

Fierce #8 Anyone who grew up feeding on comic thrillers would agree wholeheartedly that Ghostbusters was one of the best movies ever made in the genre. The much awaited sequel to the 1989 Ghostbusters movie was released internationally a few days back and opened to much criticism, ever since...

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Diffidence

Diffidence and Diligence?

Shreya Vaidyanathan

Fierce #6               We would have all experienced this in class. Remember that time when your professor asked a trivial (yet tricky) question that most of us could have definitely attempted answering, yet, only that one outspoken girl or guy responded? Following this, your...

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Wage gap: Myth or Misery ?

Shreya Vaidyanathan

Fierce #3   The topic of ‘Gender pay gap’ has been up for discussion for quite some time. While statistics provide a substantial base stating that women only make 78% of what a man does, there are several who may argue or even refute that. At a glance, the issue looks as though having just...

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Enough is Enough!

Shreya Vaidyanathan

Did you know that a girl gets raped every 20 minutes in India ? or that 94% of rape or abuse victims know their attacker ? Over the last couple of years, with the advent of media coverage and out pour on violence against women and sexual assault, we often feel like we have been fed with enough...

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Shreya Vaidyanathan

For centuries of having lived in a patriarchal society, we sometimes disregard or fail to see how ‘gender equality’ is at the crux of several social issues, acting as an instigator in affecting a larger scheme of humanitarian concerns. One such crucial concern is that of “objectification”. In...

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