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Shreya Ila Anasuya

Shreya is an independent writer and activist. She is a part-time digital editor for Point of View and divides her time between Kolkata and Delhi.

Feminist talk

For women in the press like Rana Ayyub, it’s scarily easy for online threats to turn physical

Posted Jue 7 Jun 2018 - 11:25 | 1,088 views
On 24 May 2018, the Office of the Human Rights Commission, United Nations put out a statement that the Indian government has a duty to protect its citizens and journalists from threats and in particular about the severity of threats against Rana Ayyub, journalist and writer based in India. This article looks at the severity of violence faced by the journalist, including physical threats, doxxing...

Feminist talk

‘There’s someone else just like you’: inside India’s asexuality networks

Posted Vie 3 Feb 2017 - 11:47 | 2,437 views
Asexuality is often dismissed as experience or identity, even by those within the medical community. However in recent times the internet has played a valuable role in both affirming the choices of those who identify as asexual, and in building networks of support and conversation. Given that it is still very difficult to speak openly about any sexuality in most physical spaces in India, the...