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Naming her label after a word that seeks to shame women into being less assertive, the New York-based founder -- who also works with women artisans in India -- is battling sexism with fashion
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#MeToo, Feminism, Journalism, Karla Bookman, The Swaddle, Webby Awards
April 16, 2019

The editor-in-chief of The Swaddle, talks to Verve about her experiences in Indian society and how to combat internalised patriarchy
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Amrita Sher-Gil, Aparna Jain, Audible, audiobook, Books, Featured, Feminism, Goodnight Stories For Rebel Girls, Irom Chanu Sharmila, Like A Girl, Mary Kom, Online Exclusive, Rasika Dugal, RJ Malishka, Varsha Varghese, Women Empowerment, Women's Day

Aparna Jain's book 'Like A Girl' releases as an audiobook by Audible which brings alive the stories of 51 women of substance through the voices of celebrated female narrators.
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Ariana Gupta, Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, Disney princesses, Featured, Feminism, feminism in India, feminist book, feminist fairy tales, Gender Equality, New Age Fairy Tales, Online Exclusive, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White, The Little Mermaid, young feminists in India

Analysing the flaws in some of our much-loved fairy tales, the class 12 student created modern-day, empowered renditions of Disney's beautiful and subservient princesses
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#MeToo India
December 18, 2018

As the movement progresses, Verve takes stock of the many questions relating to gender, social power dynamics and sexual autonomy, and the debate around them. In this issue, we have put together a section dedicated to the significant and timely #MeToo India, with insightful perspectives from an inspiring group of contributors.
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A Is For Activist, Alisha Almeida, Anusha Hariharan, Books, Breaking Gender Stereotypes, Cat Clarke, Children's Books, Children's Literature, Cornelia Funke, Cory Silverberg, Daniel Roode, Defying Gender Stereotypes, Dougal MacPherson, Featured, Feelings and You, Feminism, Feminist Baby, Fiona Smyth, Geeta Dharmarajan, Gender, Gender Expression, Gender Identity, Gender Stereotypes, Gender Talk — Big Hero. Size Zero., Inclusion, Inclusivity, Innosanto Nagara, Introducing Teddy: A Gentle Story about Gender and Friendship, Jessica Walton, Joan Holub, Kerstin Meyer, Lachmi's War, Loryn Brantz, Maya Gonzalez, Meghna Chaudhury, Michael Martchenko, Munro Leaf, Niveditha Subramaniam, Online Exclusive, Picture Books, Pirate Girl, Rajni Perera, Read, Reading, Robert Lawson, Robert Munsch, Sex is a Funny Word: A Book About Bodies, Shashi Setty, Sowmya Rajendran, The Boy & The Bindi, The Gender Wheel, The Irrelevant Project Box Set, The Pants Project, The Paper Bag Princess, The story of Ferdinand, This Little Trailblazer: A Girl Power Primer, Vivek Shraya

There’s beauty in diversity, and that’s an important lesson to learn as a kid
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