​​​​​Why Kashmir is a feminist issue

Image credits: Getty images This piece from Sonam Mittal is her revision of the original article she wrote in 2016. Historically, women have been considered as spoils of the war, a prize the soldiers get for fighting bravely, living in subhuman conditions for days and other disgusting excuses. Women are also used to make the […]

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Who killed Alesha?

Image: tribune.com.pk “We are sad, but not afraid.” – Mourners at Alesha’s funeral. She succumbed to her gunshot wounds on Wednesday Alesha, a member of the Trans Action Board and the district coordinator of the Transgender Provincial Alliance in Pakistan, was shot six-times on Sunday, 22nd May. Though she was immediately rushed over to Lady […]

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From Karachi with Tehzeeb

have shorts will smoke

Image: tribune.com.pk The following post originally appeared on the popular Facebook page Girls at Dhabas and has been taken with their consent to appear in our campaign #HaveShortsWillSmoke It is hot outside as I sit on the curb, sweaty and red from an hour of working out. For the past fifteen minutes all I have been […]

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