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A rock-solid sorority that holds the flock together. But their fight is not only of gender. It’s a universal community they serve.

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“Be the kind of woman that when your feet hit the floor each morning, the Devil says, ‘Oh Crap, she’s up!”

—Anonymous

We have little boxes in our minds. We are mostly conditioned to see women as our mothers, victims of the deep-rooted prejudices of our society, or objects of desire. But look a little closely at the women of this country on this Independence Day and we cannot ignore a strange but powerful truth. There are some women of India who are guardians of the galaxy of our constitutional rights, defen­ders of the poor, seekers of justice. Think of a mass campaign or a judicial battle and you will all too often find a woman leading it or behind it.

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