#MeToo : What it does NOT mean

The first thing I saw yesterday morning was Andrea Gibson’s Me too status. It left me a little bit puzzled. But the minute I delved into it, the whole thing got pretty clear. By the end of the day, I opened my Facebook timeline to see almost every girl write a #MeToo status. It had spread…

Let’s design social media that drives real change.. TED talks

https://embed-ssl.ted.com/talks/lang/en/wael_ghonim_let_s_design_social_media_that_drives_real_change.html 0:12I once said, “If you want to liberate a society, all you need is the Internet.” I was wrong. 0:21I said those words back in 2011, when a Facebook page I anonymously created helped spark the Egyptian revolution. The Arab Spring revealed social media’s greatest potential, but it also exposed its greatest shortcomings. The…

Emma Watson for Esquire UK.

Its not a secret that  I am a big fan of Emma Watson and the feminism movement. So when this interview appeared for the Esquire Uk, it was something I had to share. Check it out. Its important! Emma Watson played Hermione Granger in eight Harry Potter movies between 2001 and 2011, beginning when she…

Haute Couture : Fashion’s grand indulgence

For a very long time now, I have been planning to open a sustainable design brand of my own. But when conduction market survey and analysis, I found out India doesn’t respond very well the concept. For us Indians, wearing something ‘used’ or ‘pre owned’ even if a designer turns it into something else, is…

Emotional Abuse : It Ain’t all Physical

This blog post is for everyone who doesn’t know they’re a victim of emotional abuse; in hopes that they read this and get enough courage to get out.  Emotional abuse. Its not something we talk about everyday but trust me when I say everyday you’d meet a person who is going through emotional abuse in…

The Live Love Laugh Foundation : A brave new world

Wow. Depression. Not something people talk about everyday or admit to, but its there,  lurking in the shadows, under the surface, ready to drag you down at any point you get weak. We have always had a big taboo when it comes to talking about mental disorders.There is a lot of stigma around mental illness,…