9 Feminist Digital Security Guides That You Must Read | #DigitalHifazat

9 Feminist Digital Security Guides That You Must Read | #DigitalHifazat

Women are at the forefront of digital rights and security and are not just using digital security, but also creating feminist digital security guides. Below, I curate some of them.
My Personal Journey With The Male-Dominated Science Sector

My Personal Journey With The Male-Dominated Science Sector

The male-dominated science sector has to make place for women. A woman is equally talented and history has proved it time and again.
Asima Chatterjee

Asima Chatterjee And Her Pioneering Work In Medicinal Chemistry | #IndianWomenInHistory

Asima Chatterjee was an Indian Organic Chemist noted for her work in the field of Organic Chemistry. She is highly regarded in India for her pioneering work in medicinal chemistry. She was the first Indian woman to earn a Doctorate in Science. 

5 Inspirational Women Breaking New Grounds In The Field Of Science

Here are some great inventions and projects brought by Indian women who have contributed immensely to the field of science.
Debrahmanizing Online Spaces On Caste, Gender And Patriarchy

Debrahmanizing Online Spaces On Caste, Gender And Patriarchy

A powerful discourse around ‘digitally empowered society’ and ‘knowledge economy’ have been added to the neoliberal Indian vocabulary, while access to basic quality education, teachers, schools, infrastructure and so on are still major issues faced by the underprivileged in India. Identities are being formed around new interactive practices, particularly for young Dalit women. This article probes the ways in which caste, gender and ideology/practices of technology are interlinked in India.
Anna Mani

Anna Mani: A Pioneer In The Field Of Scientific Research | #IndianWomenInHistory

Anna Mani was the Deputy Director General of the Indian Meteorological Department, who specialised in researching meteorological instruments.
Meet Alexandra Elbakyan

Meet Alexandra Elbakyan – The Champion Of Copyleft

Alexandra Elbakyan is a former bioengineer turned computer programmer from Kazakhstan. She is best known as the developer of Sci-Hub (the LibGen of science based academics), removing paywalls from millions of scientific research articles.
Facebook's Community Standards Suppress A Marginalized Voice Again

Facebook’s Community Standards Suppress A Marginalized Voice Again

Facebook's community standards deleted a post speaking out against homophobia and blocked the user from accessing his profile for 24 hours.
Sexism in Science

Is Science Free From Gender Bias?

In a world where gender bias penetrates every domain of life, can science be spared? It's crucial to acknowledge the probability of bias in scientific research.
How Science Got Period Pain Wrong: Angela Saini In Her New Book Inferior

How Science Got Period Pain Wrong: Angela Saini In Her New Book Inferior

In her new book Inferior, Angela Saini talks about how medical science hasn’t given period pain the significance it deserves.

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This Is What Intimate Partner Rape Looks Like | Feminism In India

This Is What Intimate Partner Rape Looks Like

Most people who saw me regularly at the time would vouch that I was perfectly happy and normal. That doesn’t change the reality that I was experiencing intimate partner rape.