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Indian society, politicians still hindering women’s empowerment

Women in Indian society and politics continue to be pariahs, as events related to Sabarimala and the Me Too movement reveal. Women are barred from entering the Sabarimala temple in Kerala state on grounds of impurity owing to menstruation. Beside being irrational, this social diktat violates the fundamental right of equality guaranteed under the Indian […]