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    17 Times Bollywood Was Unapologetically Feminist

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    1. When Priyanka shut 'em down in Aitraaz.

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    The movie had an unfortunate ending for her but this moment put things in perspective.

    2. When Rani was sick of the shy, quiet stereotypical female lead in every movie.

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    3. When Ranveer called on our country to do the obvious.

    4. When Sridevi was struck by the irony in English Vinglish.

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    5. When Katrina urged all Indian girls to not get married without reason in this Titan Raga ad.


    6. When Preity had some views about the betterment and development of girls in Veer Zaara.

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    7. Pretty much ALL of Queen.

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    8. When Kirron Kher got to the root of women's issues in India.

    9. When Katrina was infuriated by these double standards in Mere Brother Ki Dulhan.

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    10. When Renuka tries to destroy India's obsession with having sons in Doghi.

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    11. When Vidya spoke about insecurities.

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    12. When Parineeti was mad at a male journalist for being shy and embarrassed when it came to talking about menstruation.

    13. When Huma spoke about women's safety in India.

    14. When Rani had a problem with society being obsessed with getting their daughters married.

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    15. Priyanka in all of Mary Kom.

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    16. Shah Rukh's inspiring speech in Chak De! India to break every damn stereotype for all the times society was sexist.

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    17. Because, this: