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Menstruation Is Not a Shameful Secret. Let's Talk Periods.

Written by Aparna Ray On 26 April 2014 @ 7:17 am | No Comments

In English, Health, Ideas, India, Protest, Quick Reads, South Asia, Women & Gender

“Why do women hush themselves when it comes to discussing menstruation?”

asks Sourav Kumar Panda at Youth Ki Awaaz and goes on to discuss [1] that in this day and age, keeping periods a ‘hush-hush’ issue is unnecessary – the time has come for us to break the silence and shame that our social mores have clamped around menstruation.


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[1] goes on to discuss: http://www.youthkiawaaz.com/2014/04/menstruating-crime-stop-discussing-hushed-whispers/

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