Why Sustainable Fashion Is A Feminist Issue

A simple search of the meaning on feminism leads us to ‘the advocacy of women’s rights on the ground of the equality of the sexes’. Why are we advocating the rights of one group on grounds of equality? Simply because this equality does not exist, which means that there is a hierarchy in the power … Read more Why Sustainable Fashion Is A Feminist Issue

This is what a feminist T-shirt looks like

There has been a recent trend in fashion that has been all too easy to mock and dismiss: men and women have been wearing their fourth-wave feminist credentials on their T-shirts. T-shirts with feminist slogans have been sold by Etsy and Asos; they have even made it to the Paris fashion week schedule. Fashion and … Read more This is what a feminist T-shirt looks like

In India Fashion Is a Feminist Issue

India is a country of interesting, searing contradictions. For instance, a highly successful Bollywood film, ‘Pink’ recently highlighted the significance of sexual consent and sought to discourage people from judging women based on their personal choices. Yet many TV shows contrast starkly with this positive message. One popular daytime culinary program pits mothers and daughters-in-law … Read more In India Fashion Is a Feminist Issue