I’M AN EGALITARIAN. AM I AN ANTI-FEMINIST?

Merriam Webster’s declaration of the word ‘Feminism’ as the 2017 word of the year does not come as a total surprise. With the rise in the number and intensity of voices propagating the idea of feminism across the globe, it would have been an unsettling scenario if the word itself did not receive due recognition.

If one is aware of the Google N-grams viewer, you would know that the popularity of a word could be checked over the last 208 years starting from the year 1800. Curiosity took me over, and I checked the usage of the words “feminism” and…