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This Women’s Day is About Being Contrarian
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By Breakthrough Team // March 8, 2016
Sometimes research findings are starkly revealing! Take this for example – if half of the country’s population is women (though fast [...]
Gender Discrimination in India: Causes and Solutions
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By Breakthrough Team // March 7, 2016
Returning from my office in the metro one evening, I overheard a conversation between a woman and her daughter that left me shaken about the [...]
A Letter To My Son That I was Sexually Abused For The First Time
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By Breakthrough Team // January 4, 2016
Dear Son, I was 5 years old when I was sexually abused for the first time. Oddly, I remember every detail of that afternoon. The room, the bed, the [...]
Open letter to my future son: We are different but equal
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By Breakthrough Team // December 16, 2015
Dear Son, You are not even born yet, and I have started giving you life lessons already. But I feel as a mother, I need to start early, really early. [...]
A Letter To my Son: What Happened To Mehr?
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By Hip Grandma // December 10, 2015
Dear Son, I feel lost without you to pester me and wish you never had to leave for college. I knew all along that I would have to set you free to [...]
An open letter to a much younger friend and colleague
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By Mahua Maharana // December 9, 2015
Dear Sujit, Thank you very much for inviting me to the invisible theatre yesterday. It was a new experience for me as it must have been for so many [...]
Open Letter To Son : Sexual Harassment from the Perpetuator’s View
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By Breakthrough Team // December 8, 2015
Dear Son Growing up is wonderful and has many defining moments, as gender lines start becoming more apparent as you grow up you will learn different [...]
A Letter To My Son: Work On Building Trust
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By Hip Grandma // December 8, 2015
My son, You are just a month old. People look at me with admiration and your grandparents (both sets) are beaming at me as if I had a say in the [...]
A Letter To Rehan: Consent Means Permission
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By Tanvi Sinha // December 7, 2015
Dear Rehan, I was watching you all the time at Jiya’s birthday party today. The little girl was looking very cute and doll like in her glittering [...]
I Shared my Story With my Son on Sexual harassment
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By Breakthrough Team // December 3, 2015
Let me introduce myself first, I am a Puppeteer and Research Scholar. I am in early 40s and I do puppet shows to create awareness about sexual [...]
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