Aamir Khan

Human rights

Open letter to Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan from President of Falun Dafa Association of India

Dear Mr. Amitabh Bachchan and Mr.Aamir Khan As an Indian, I feel absolutely elated that Indian Film superstars such as yourselves not only enjoy the adulation and demigod status with a humongous fan-following in our country but also across a country like China which seems so alien to our culture and ethos. But it just […]

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Pierre Woodman filming porn in Australia
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Digital Rights
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Women's rights

Women’s rights and porn

Porn has come under extensive criticism from feminists as well. I find this scary. Accusations vary from porn resulting in rape to porn being born from an exploitation of women. I disagree with a lot of these accusations and agree with a few, but do not see blocking of porn as an answer. More importantly, I […]

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Open letter to Aamir Khan || attn: @aamir_khan

Dear Aamir Khan, This is about a video of you on the subject of All India Bakchod’s Knockout Roast. I agree with many views you expressed. I think it was juvenile, offensive, irresponsible. I agree that being profane for the sake of being profane is not funny. I agree that jokes about identity, color of […]

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My Husband’s say

My husband thinks that I am defaming him, and wants the other side known. Fair enough. I have typed this out as dictated by him (translated from Marathi). I don’t want to say anything. I don’t want to say anything from inside the home in public. I can speak with my close friends, but it […]

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Some questions raised by Satyamev Jayate

Aamir Khan’s very excellent foray into television activism has stunned viewers and brought many facts to undeniable light. As I observed the reactions in social media, a few questions come to my awareness. What motivates cynics? It is a fairly known factor that any kind of an activist ends up with a struggle to retain […]

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