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Category Archive: Patriarchy

Nov 04 2013

Calicut university is an institution of nonsense patriarchy!

The University of Calicut invites nominations for the Golden Mother Award, 2013. They claim, The objective of the programme is to highlight the contribution of mothers to societal development and nation building and to provide exemplary models to the youngsters. The university is glorifying motherhood. The University of Calicut is honoring with prizes, women who …

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Oct 15 2013

Sindoor Khela, the celebration of patriarchy

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Married Bengali Hindu women celebrated their sindoor or vermilion yesterday. They do it every year. On the last day of Durga puja, women apply sindoor on the goddess’s feet or forehead and then start applying it to all the married women around, smearing each other with it. Unmarried women or widows are not allowed to …

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Aug 30 2013

Men secretly want their wives or girlfriends to be less successful than them because it boosts their self-esteem!

Study says: Men secretly want their wives or girlfriends to be less successful than them because it boosts their self-esteem! Although they may pretend to celebrate their partners’ achievements, men prefer to see their wives and girlfriends take a nose dive at work and in their private life. Unlike women, whose self-esteem is unaffected by …

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Mar 17 2013

Brainwashing young generation!

This Palindrome video is for fun or for creating confusion. But it ultimately says that family and children are/should be more important for women than work. We always see that women worry about combining marriage, children, and a career. Do the members of the ‘lost generation’ ever ask: ‘why don’t men worry about combining marriage, …

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Mar 10 2013

Worshiping Lord’s Phallus!

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Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Parvati worshipping Shiva’s linga or Shiva’s phallus. It is believed that the linga of Shiva, cursed by the sages, fell on the earth and burnt everything before it like fire. Parvati, the wife of Lord Shiva, took the form of a yoni or vagina and calmed it by holding the …

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Jan 08 2013

The Gods are anti-women, so are the Godmen!

There are thousands of godmen in India. They fool people using their little magic tricks. They walk across hot coals, burp out gold eggs, make ash out of thin air, turn water into blood etc. These charlatans are called ‘baba’. Baba business flourishes in India because a large number of people are ignorant and idiot. …

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Jan 04 2013

After beheading his sister man walking with a sword in one hand and the severed head in the other

Her crime? She decided to divorce her abusive husband and marry someone else whom she loves. The man is not mentally ill. He just hates women. He grew up hating women. Hating women is considered ‘masculine’, loving women ‘feminine’. Men do not want to be feminine. They fear love will ultimately make them soft and …

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Dec 29 2012

We are raped to death.

Whatever little rights the women of the Indian subcontinent have gained till now, most of it has been because of men. Men have fought with the misogyny-laden society in favor of abolishing the abhorrent practice of Sati, and facilitating the acquisition of suffrage, the ability to walk beyond the household boundaries, the rights to education …

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Dec 24 2012

Patriarchal Mindset

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Women in India have been suffering from all kinds of oppression for centuries. Finally they are angry and take to the streets. A brutal gang rape in Delhi has triggered demands for stricter laws and swifter prosecutions. A 23-year-old medical student was raped and beaten by six men on a Delhi bus. The sexual assault …

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Dec 09 2012

‘Feminism is hated because women are hated’.

On December 6, 1989, a misogynist murderer called Marc Lépine walked into École Polytechnique in Montreal, Canada and shot 28 women, killing 14 of them. He hated women. He separated the men from the women and before opening fire on the classroom of female engineering students he screamed, “I hate feminists.” Status of Women Canada …

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