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Issue No : 27


A Case For Freeing Prostitutes From The Clutches of Police
—Tavleen Singh

Other Exploits of the Police
—Shyama Narang

She Works for Change: Interview with Chetna
A Manushi Protest Demonstration

Is It “Normal” For Women To Commit Suicide?
A Manushi Protest Demonstration

International Women’s Day Rally

A Significant Decision: Supreme Court Defines Stridhan

Government Yields to Demand for Enquiry

Letters to Manushi

Risking Life to Give Life
— Pilar

The Invisible Work That Feeds the Family
— Zarina Bhatty

In Prison For No Fault of Theirs
—C.A. Kumar

A Women’s Group Takes Up a Challenge
—AWAG, Ahmedabad

Folklore: As You Sow, So Shall You Reap

Struggling At Every Step: Pheriwalis in Bombay
—Alaka, Chetna

Book Review: Eighteenth Century Women in England
—Ruth Vanita

Films: Khandhar, Kamla, Meri Izzat Bachao
—Sujata Madhok, Prabha Krishnan, Madhu, Ruth

  Books, Films and
Music Cassettes
Latest from Manushi
• Deepening Democracy
Challenges of Governance and
Globalization in India
(Oxford University Press)
Deepening Democracy brings together essays on enduring issues such as human rights, governance, and the impact of globalization on the Indian citizen. The covers a range of issues from a glimpse of the License-Permit-
Raid Raj as it affects the livelihood of the selfemployed poor, to a critique of India’s farm and economic policies. It further discusses the new divides being created by the country’s language policy to the causes and possible remedies for ethnic conflicts in India  (Read More…)
• Women Bhakta Poets:
Contains accounts of the life and poetry of some of the most outstanding women in Indian history from the 6th to the 17th
century — Mirabai, Andal, Avvaiyar, Muktabai, Janabai, Bahinabai, Lal
Ded, Toral, Loyal. Many of these poems had never neen translated into english before  (Read More…)
Off the Beaten Track: Rethinking Gender Justice for Indian Women (OUP)
Religion at the Service of Nationalism and Other Essays (OUP)
In Search of Answers: Indian Women’s Voices from Manushi
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