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Sexual Harassment

“If women go out to work, will men stay at home?!”
Sexual Harassment
By Richa Singh // January 23, 2017
“If women go out to work, will men stay at home?!”, said a man. There are a set of rules which form the bedrock of a patriarchal system. A public [...]
Reclaiming Public Spaces #IWillGoOut
Sexual Harassment
By Breakthrough Team // January 20, 2017
We conducted a tweet-a-thon today with Why Loiter on the theme “reclaiming public spaces”. We received some very interesting responses [...]
Defying the Rule of Subordination- #IWillGoOut
Sexual Harassment
By Dyuti Sudipta // January 19, 2017
New year’s eve had just transcended into the first night of the year when engrossed in talking to my closest friend who stays in Bangalore and [...]
This Time We Are Asking For It. Stop Sexual Harassment.
Sexual Harassment
By Breakthrough Team // January 17, 2017
Women are always told that this world is not safe for them. If they want to stay safe, they have to protect themselves, by staying indoors, by [...]
#AskingForIt- Say Something- When You See Harassment
Sexual Harassment
By Breakthrough Team // January 16, 2017
We walked into a new year with the ghost of the Bengaluru Mass Molestation case haunting us. Women were being molested. There were a lot of people [...]
I wanted to sell things online. In return, I was harassed.
Sexual Harassment
By Aditi Varma // November 17, 2016
I wanted to sell some things online. I decided to choose olx for the same. I posted a few ads and started getting responses instantaneously. 99% of [...]
Sexual Assault: Society’s Best Kept Secret
Sexual Harassment
By Rohini Rathour // October 27, 2016
I was eighteen years old. I had recently been crowned Navy Queen, a local beauty pageant that I had taken part in because my friend who had won it [...]
Why Mary Kom’s Open Letter To Her Sons Is A Must Read
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By Richa Singh // October 4, 2016
Hindustan Times has come out with a web series (#LetsTalkAboutRape) where some of the famous Indian personalities are writing open letters to talk [...]
Research to identify sexual harassment
Sexual Harassment
By Breakthrough Team // April 5, 2016
Breakthrough has introduced a new research that makes two simple assumptions: 1. Sexual harassment is present online and offline. 2. Sexual [...]
10 wacky ways to fundraise
#MakeitSafer
By Breakthrough Team // March 17, 2016
1. Give up coffee for a week, feel great about yourself. Donate the money saved. 2. Stop smoking save money. Donate the money saved. 3. Throw a BYOB [...]
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