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To Choose Or Not To Choose Science: Gendering Of Higher Education

To Choose Or Not To Choose Science: Gendering Of Higher Education

A 2003 study of four science and technology higher education institutions in India found that 40% of female faculty members felt some form of gender discrimination in their respective institutions, favoring male faculty members.
Problems Teen Age Girls Are Facing To Access Education In India

What Barriers Do Teen Age Girls Face To Access Education In India?

Evidence from the Teen Age Girls (TAG) survey, that spoke to 74,000 girls across India, throws light on the girls that leave education early, the barriers they face, and the way forward.
Educational Institutions And Their Sartorial Prohibitions On Women

Students Rise Against St Francis Degree College’s Sexist Dress Code

The sartorial prohibitions being implemented on students convey the ideology of the educational institutions.

Jadavpur University: Another Case Of Misogyny By Political Leaders

Several of the women, who were pictured standing upto Babul Supriyo, or have spoken up about his behaviour in Facebook after the Jadavpur University incident, have received numerous rape threats in their inbox along with some death threats.
St. Francis College, Hyderabad Takes Body Policing To A New Level

St Francis College, Hyderabad Takes Body Policing To A New Level

Recently, there has been a recorded incident about how the principal of St Francis College, Hyderabad, where girls have been asked to come to college only wearing kurtis “below” their knees in length.
DUSU Elections 2019: How Youth Politics Continues To Be Regressive

DUSU Elections 2019: How Youth Politics Continues To Be Regressive

Recent trends show that the problems surrounding union elections and campus politics run deeper than just the usual distribution of movie tickets and free canteen food in exchange for votes. For the purpose of this article, we will be focusing on the Delhi University Student Union or DUSU Elections scheduled to be held on 12th September, 2019.

Justice Denied, Despite Multiple Complaints Of Sexual Harassment At Presidency University, Kolkata

The safety of the campus space shall continue to be under threat as long as perpetrators such as Chakraborty and others have free access to this space despite the huge wave of allegations that have come up.
Dalit Women Learn Differently: Experiences In Educational Institutions

Dalit Women Learn Differently: Experiences In Educational Institutions

The obvious concern here is the adverse representation of lower castes and tribes in higher educational institutions, despite the formulation of reservation laws that were implemented five decades back. And with such a scarce representation of SC/ST groups in general, it is quite obvious that the percentage of women from these minority groups is even worse.
Ambedkar University Students Protest Unfair Dismissal Of Campus Sanitation Workers

Ambedkar University Delhi Students Protest Unfair Dismissal Of Campus Sanitation Workers

Hundreds of Ambedkar University Delhi students take to the street to join sulabh workers in demanding their constitutional rights.
The Restrictive TISS Library Timings: Curbing Students' Access to Knowledge

The Restrictive TISS Library Timings: Curbing Students’ Access to Knowledge

Administration drastically cuts down the hours available for students at the TISS library. Here's how this will reduce students' access to knowledge.

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Ezhava And Proud – 23 Years After Hiding My Caste From The World

Ezhava And Proud—23 Years After Hiding My Caste From The World

I am writing this for the 8-year-old child feeling ashamed and for women like my mother who made her child understand the implications of belonging to an oppressed lower caste.
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.
5 Sikh Women In History You Should Know About

5 Sikh Women In History You Should Know About

Sikh women have a long history of fighting patriarchy, enacting radical change, and taking up leadership roles.