Monthly Archives: November 2011

Men Say No Blogathon

‘Men Say No Blogathon’ On a Computer near you, 24 November to 10 December 2011   What Is a Blogathon A Blogathon is an online event during which participating bloggers write one or more posts on a theme chosen by … Continue reading

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Everyone deserves happiness….

“11 years ago, on this day, Teja and I were in court signing a register. Dhanno was 7. After we had finished the business with the magistrate, Dhanno cried and cried. The magistrate had forgotten to take her signature, wasn’t … Continue reading

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What’s the good word?

By Seema Goswami in HT Brunch “Of all the words that seek to hide a grim reality behind innocuous euphemisms – honour killings, collateral damage, dowry deaths – the most ludicrous has to be ‘eve-teasing’. And of late we have … Continue reading

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When I walked away…a blog post by perspectivesandprejudices

If you’re a victim yourself, please speak up… there is a compassionate world out there, with people willing to help you. If you aren’t a victim, but see something happen, try to do something about it – even if its as simple … Continue reading

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Violence against women by Anon

This is not a survivor story. Surviving an ordeal entails more than the constant struggle to get through it. A survivor is a former victim who breaks free of abuse and brings about a positive change to his/her life. This … Continue reading

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From Team VAWAM.

And with that, dear friends, we reach the end of October, a month and more when over 80 bloggers (and their readers) focussed attention on the violence faced by women. Whether Female Foeticide or Domestic Violence or Marital Rape or … Continue reading

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Note to All Contributors.

Thank you so much for all the posts/articles you sent in. If you have sent in a contribution which has been not been acknowledged &/or posted during the Violence Against Women Month, please do mail us. It has been a … Continue reading

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