Passivity vs Cancel Culture

Passivity is the act of remaining calm and non-chalant or indifferent when active response or resistance is warranted. Cancel culture on the other hand is the modern form of ostracism where public figures and companies are boycotted from social media or in person for their unacceptable views or actions often ruining careers of many. While MillennialsContinue reading “Passivity vs Cancel Culture”

Imposter Syndrome

If you constantly discredit yourself of what you are actually worth, doubt your abilities even after being reminded of how great you are by those around you and sometimes feel like you don’t deserve what you’ve gotten because you think you haven’t worked hard enough to get it when you clearly have, welcome to theContinue reading “Imposter Syndrome”

Social and Healthcare Advancements Affect Millennial Life Decisions

Millennial women are at a cusp of age when major life decisions are waiting to be made. Career, marriage, children whatever that might be. No matter how much we curse the burden that those dilemmas bring with them, a silver lining remains that at least we are better off than our predecessors, thanks to theContinue reading “Social and Healthcare Advancements Affect Millennial Life Decisions”

Backhanded Compliments

All minority groups in a society go through the brunt of backhanded compliments. So, what are backhanded compliments? A backhanded compliment is a compliment that is not a compliment at all. The subtle oppression euphonized in the form of a compliment is far greater an insult than if somebody were to abuse someone in their face. Only the other day someone said toContinue reading “Backhanded Compliments”

Collateral Damage of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Anxiety looms like a shadow behind the gloomy exterior of the Pandemic. A country battling with COVID on the outside is fighting away anxiety on the inside. In times like these, hope tries to levitate us only to have lingering storms thrash it back down. Collateral damage of a pandemic is nothing the humanity hasn’tContinue reading “Collateral Damage of the COVID-19 Pandemic”

Feminism – What’s cool, What’s not!

I have been wanting to write a feminism piece for a long time but the sheer breadth of the topic made me nervous. I want to write so much but I didn’t feel worthy enough. I have written about it before in terms of equality however the term has so much more meaning now thanContinue reading “Feminism – What’s cool, What’s not!”

Don’t Confuse Oppression with Freedom – Hijab Ban in France

Oppression is not about what’s right and what’s wrong, it’s about the lack of choice and the day you take away that basic right to decision making, that is the day when oppression wins, and feminism loses. That is what happened when Hijab, which is considered a sign of Islamic gender oppression was banned inContinue reading “Don’t Confuse Oppression with Freedom – Hijab Ban in France”