PepsiCo’s CEO, Indra Nooyi, said last week that they were coming out with a line of lady chips exclusively for women that would suit ‘female snacking habits’.
The Rupashree Scheme proposes to extend a one-time assistance of Rs 25,000 to the family of the girl with an annual income up to Rs 1.5 lakh at the time of marriage after attaining the age of 18 years.
One hopes that the 71% increase in the gender section of the Budget 2018 indicates that the government is willing to be monitored with regard to creating a less gender inequitable India.
In Patna, 70 young people participated in this night rally which was led by girls, in an attempt for girls and women to claim their right to freedom.
On 17th December 2017, transgender and intersex people from across the country gathered with one demand – #StopTransBill2016.
Five years after the gang rape of Jyoti Singh Pandey & the establishment of the Nirbhaya Fund, I visit 4 hospitals' One Stop Centres to see if the government has kept up its promises.
Instead of sex education, we are disallowing condom advertisements on television because it makes us uncomfortable.
John Oliver used his position and privilege to bring focus to the issue of sexual harassment. He is a true ally to survivors.
Ivanka Trump is an example of the fakery of White Privilege - pretending to exude power for change, but only uses this power for herself.
Words of the TG Bill and comments of state parties indicate that they don't understand who trans people are and what are the issues at stake.