Today a number of women are breaking this myth of women being bad drivers and a host of researches have proven that women are better drivers than men because they prioritise safety. Here is a list of five Indian women in Motorsports who have gone far ahead of these stereotypes.
Girls' bodies are subjected to moral policing, shamed and treated as a distraction for boys. Often dress codes are imposed on girls and their privacy is violated in the name of checking the dress code.
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.
What emerged as a powerful activist as well as academic movement in the 1970s, gradually lost its relevance. But as more and more movements seeking climate action and justice gain momentum worldwide, so did the idea of ecofeminism.
Aaliya Sultana Babi is a princess who, along with her figurative crown, also wears—quite literally—the broad-brimmed hat of a paleontologist!
The narrative through all these three stories, and maybe countless more, is that Ranjon Ghoshal is a sexual predator and targets young women specifically, using his fame and reputation.
From Ben Shapiro fanboys to the flat-earther variety of climate change 'skeptics' on Twitter to our own beloved politicians telling us things like, "climate change nahi hua hai, hum change ho gaye hai"- climate change deniers come in various shapes and forms.
This study found that expectant mothers who were older than 39, as well as farmers and working class women were at a higher risk of 'silent' miscarriages associated with air pollution.
The media's reluctance to recognise young PoC & indigenous climate activists is reflective of the racism underlying climate justice efforts.
World-renowned scientist and biodiversity expert Dr Vandana Shiva shares invaluable wisdom on the overlaps between indigenous and scientific knowledge, and how both can shape national and global policy.