One thing that we all should have understood by now is the fact that we live in a misogynistic, patriarchal society where whatever a female says is taken for granted.
Be it honour killing or a female sportsperson, women are always the ones who take a hit for being
In such a society, when women speak out against such a culture, it is seen as empowering. And it should rightfully been seen in such a way. Here is what Twinkle Khanna wrote in her leading daily blog and it is something that must be read by all.
This is how she begins- “Misogyny is a nebulous creature. It flies out from the mouths of poker-faced men and surprisingly also from jeering women, flutters around the room, not quite settling down at first, till it finally
sinks in and nips your skin. But if you tear or bleed or cry or weep, then alas, you are being the hysterical, hormonal woman that hadn’t they already foreseen?”