Read this piece on the fear psychosis of a raped person who is ‘victimized’ after a rape.
The room couldn’t have been darker in the nights partly because of the blackness that beckoned and partly because of the cold heart that resided in. The roof hung low and the walls came closer in protest.
And in the corner in a small cot a lifeless body lay. Frail, tired, pixie like small girl. Her stick legs, her pallid face and her disappearing waist, a sight many would likely pass by. Her hair long black covered the bags below her eyes as they wandered loose but the horrors in her eyes shouted a million cries.
She remembers the day it all happened it comes to [...]
“I would have burned my daughter alive if she was having premarital sex and moving around at night with her boyfriend”, said lawyer AP Singh referring to Nirbhaya. Slow Clap for this lawyer who was given 3 weeks to escape by the government of India. While most of us would be reading this statement in disgust, we would like to disappoint you by informing that most of you out there are rapists. The conventions, beliefs and traditions have emerged victorious in being hegemonic for our psyche and have turned most of us into big hypocrites! We are the ruthless beings allowed, trained and meant to dehumanize all the marginalized, then push them to the borders, smash their heads [...]
A girl is conceived and is invited in a family with tears. ‘Parents feel miserable at not being honored with a son yet rather with a daughter who will one day be offered in another home.’ She is made to play with dolls so she figures out how to nurse men in all her years. She is frequently advised not to incorporate her surname in her signature on the grounds that she needs to change it one day. The boy needs to turn into a man later on and support the whole family.
Women, have been oppressed since the time immemorial and the phallus has commanded [...]