The past week witnessed events from different fields. Along with it came the reactions from the ‘netizens’ including many women.
The most controversial topic would be perhaps the remark by the newly-appointed Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat on how women wearing ripped jeans cannot provide the right environment for children at home. The statement made women across industries to come forward and comment on this chauvinistic attitude by the politician.
Meanwhile, YouTuber and comedian Lilly Singh made a statement supporting India's farmers protest at Grammy's 2021 Awards that was held last week. She wore a mask that had "I stand with farmers" written on it.
In another bizarre incident, a man was seen beating a 14-year-old Muslim boy inside a temple. A video showed the man mercilessly thrashing a boy who had gone to a temple to drink water. Here is what stand up-comedian Kajol Srinivasan has to say about this.
The discussion on the supplementary demands for grants for Jammu and Kashmir and Puducherry in the Lok Sabha became the site of an intense debate between the ruling BJP and the Opposition on the events in J&K since August 5, 2019, the reading down of Article 370. Journalist Rohini Singh commented on the same.
About six Asian American women died in a shooting at three massage parlours of Atlanta in Georgia Tuesday night. The shootings took place in businesses owned by Asian Americans. US Vice President Kamala Harris strongly condemned the ongoing ill-doings with the community.