Rujuta Deshmukh

Meet modern Savitris of Bibipur who fought for access and equity

(Tribute to Savitribai Phule on International Women’s Day)  Bibipur Village a Decade Ago Bibipur village was reeling under the patriarchy, and women and girls were tolerating every violence quietly as they thought that was the way of life. They had accepted that life for themselves and for their born and unborn girls, too, till someone, […]

Gaali Bandh Campaign – a non-violence way to end the violence

Every time he calls me with a cuss word, it makes me uncomfortable. All those words reduce me to a mere female who has a vagina. At that moment, all my achievements in life were made worthless. I just feel not to stay in that home that continuously uses profane language towards me since my […]