FREE/DEM Community Podcast: Zyada Bolne Wali Aurtein Ep8_Kyun Ladki Ki Na Ladko ko Samajh Nahi Aati?
Zyada Bolne Wali Aurtein (Women Who Talk Too Much) is a show about women and by women. It showcases their desires and dreams, questioning the limits imposed on them by society - and explores what gender equality and freedom means. Episode Producer Rani is a Freedem trainee who reflects on the various societal norms imposed by the society and tries to question the same. This is her first podcast.
Episode 8: Kyun Ladki ki Na Ladko ko samajh nehi aati?
"No means No! Is it too hard to get this?"
Host Rani shares a terrifying ordeal of her friend on how some boys simply do not understand that a NO means NO and instead handle rejection with aggression.
Zyada Bolne Wali Aurtein is one of 6 shows produced as part of the Free/Dem Community Podcasts, the online avatar of the Freedem WhatsApp Radio run by community members of Tajpur Pahadi and other urban slums in and around Delhi. The shows are built around ideas of gender equity, love, freedom of expression, human rights and justice. Through the podcasts community members discuss as well as share their lived realities. They are produced under Ideosync's FREE/DEM initiative, which provides marginalized communities - especially women and migrants - a platform to amplify their narratives and stories using audio and video.