Hosted by Blank 101, this Talk It Out session dealt with the contrasting medley of opinions shared by its participants surrounding the topic of protests. Read on to find out about the validity and significance of public dissent and their role in shaping democracies.
Marital rape remains a non-criminalised crime in 36 countries, including India. For 158 years, the Indian jurisdiction has made a plethora of excuses for not outlawing conjugal rape. It is time we question the underlying implications of the state’s refusal to protect married women from violent sexual assault.