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Sexual Assault

Our Criminal Justice System Won’t Stop The Next Bois Locker Room

Text by Anandita Bhalerao. Illustrations by Mrudula Kuvalekar

Our existing legal system is ill-equipped to stem the growing incidence of cases such as the Bois Locker Room. Arti Mohan, a lawyer and restorative justice program officer and Saumya Dadoo, a feminist legal researcher, discuss a kinder, more inclusive alternative.
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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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#MeToo, Bollywood, child abuse, Cinema, Featured, Kalki Koechlin, Lucrece, Online Exclusive, Paul Goodwin, Play, Sexual Assault, Shakespeare, The Rape of Lucrece, The Shakespeare Edit, Theatre
November 28, 2018

One of the country's finest screen and stage artistes, Kalki Koechlin talks to Verve about playing the titular role in the NCPA collaboration and its relevance in today's social setting
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#MeToo, #TimesUp, Anaarkali of Aarah, Bollywood, Featured, Feminism, Online Exclusive, sexism, Sexual Assault, Swara Bhaskar, Tanushree Dutta, Veere Di Wedding
October 13, 2018

The fearless actor who brought the subject of female desire into mainstream theatres earlier this year with a glorious masturbation scene speaks out on Bollywood’s #MeToo movement and why everyone should be a feminist.
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