Friday, November 15, 2019
What Will Increased Representation Of Women In The Justice System Do

What Will Increased Representation Of Women In The Justice System Do

The data collected by this report clearly indicates that proportion of women in the four pillars of Indian justice system is abysmally low.
“I Call It Being Self-Partnered”: Emma Watson On Turning 30

“I Call It Being Self-Partnered”: Emma Watson On Turning 30

Emma Watson talks about feeling the imposter syndrome when talking about feminism, reaching out to Gloria Steinem for more knowledge and guidance, taking flak for being a white feminist, and mental health in the world of social media.
The Many Historical Courses Of Gender And Water In India

The Many Historical Courses Of Gender And Water In India

The participation of women, today, is a mere token through the District Water Committees, thanks to rampant corruption and widespread bureaucratic denial to take gender and water seriously.
Why Bringing The Chief Justice Of India Under RTI Will Foster Gender Justice

Why Bringing The Chief Justice Of India Under RTI Will Foster Gender Justice

Bringing the office of Chief Justice Of India under RTI has the potential to ensure that no other woman in future suffers the same fate as the complainant.
4 Things You Should Definitely Do To Save Yourself From Delhi’s Toxic Air

4 Things You Should Definitely Do To Save Yourself From Delhi’s Toxic Air

I have managed to gather some quick one-stop advice for you to save yourself from Delhi’s toxic air, courtesy none other than our beloved Indian ministers.
Do Engineering Entrances Hold Women Back?

Do Engineering Entrances Hold Women Back?

India’s problem of substandard engineering, with graduates being unable to find jobs is something we are all familiar with. But there is a gendered story of India’s engineering colleges which is less talked of.
In Conversation With Kaleeswaram Raj: Decriminalising Adultery In India

In Conversation With Kaleeswaram Raj: Decriminalising Adultery In India

Kaleeswaram Raj is a lawyer in the Supreme Court of India and the High Court of Kerala. He successfully fought to decriminalise adultery in India and, he appeared in several other important cases.
Climate-Fiction: Creating Stories Out Of Catastrophe

Climate-Fiction: Creating Stories Out Of Catastrophe

Also called Anthropocene Fiction, Climate-Fiction perhaps is a way for writers to cope with what now mostly seems like an inevitable climate catastrophe.
No Talking About The Environment Without Indigenous People's Rights

We Can’t Talk About The Environment Without Talking About Indigenous People’s Rights

Be it the Aarey Forest in Mumbai, the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, or Standing Rock in Dakota, conveniently choosing to look over the indigenous people's rights is something we all do a little too well.
Why Just A Bank Account Cannot Be The Financial Solution For Women

Why Just A Bank Account Cannot Be The Financial Solution For Women

We can extend the gains of more women having a bank account, to more women meaningfully using important financial services like insurance, credit, and the next frontier of cashless and mobile financial services.

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Sikh names are empowering in nature, they go beyond gender, caste and patriarchy. However, their limitations and current practice restricts them.

Sikh Names: Beyond Gender, Caste And Patriarchy

Sikh names are empowering – they go beyond gender, caste and patriarchy. However, their limitations and current practice restrict them.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
10 Things You Shouldn't Ask A Transgender Man

10 Things You Shouldn’t Ask A Transgender Man

People, sometimes without even realising or intending to, ask a transgender man or a trans person such questions that are absolutely inappropriate and offensive.