Tuesday, January 21, 2020
A Tribute To Maryam Mirzakhani: First Woman To Win Mathematics' Fields Medal

A Tribute To Maryam Mirzakhani: First Woman To Win Mathematics’ Fields Medal

The Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani was the first woman to win the prestigious Fields Medal (equivalent of a Nobel Prize) in the field of mathematics.
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How To Make Sure Sexting Doesn’t Turn Into Image-Based Sexual Abuse | #DigitalHifazat

Some use consensual sexting to prey on people using extortion, turning it into image-based sexual abuse, with targets who are usually women.
What It’s Like To Build A Spacecraft To The Moon, Recounts Deepana Gandhi | #DesiSTEMinist

What It’s Like To Build A Spacecraft To The Moon, Recounts Deepana Gandhi |...

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Deepana Gandhi, an engineer at TeamIndus, recounts what participating in building a spacecraft to the moon means to her.
Internet Ban In Kashmir

The Internet Ban In Kashmir Is A Clear Violation Of Human Rights And No...

This is the 29th internet ban in Kashmir since 2016. The internet is a threat to the State as it allows Kashmiris to expose its wall of lies.
Watch: 5 Indian Women Scientists You Should Know Of | #IndianWomenInScience

Watch: 5 Indian Women Scientists You Should Know Of | #IndianWomenInScience

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On the International Day of Women & Girls in Science, did you know of the incredible women scientists who have launched missiles into space, worked towards the cure for cancer, combatted the spread of waterborne diseases, and contributed to the discovery of the God particle?
When Facebook Becomes The Weapon Of Gender-based Violence

When Facebook Becomes The Weapon Of Gender-based Violence

When women complain about harassment on Facebook, they are routinely told to simply block the perpetrators or disable their own accounts.
Nighat Dad: On Digital Rights, Cyber Laws And #HamaraInternet In Pakistan

Nighat Dad: On Digital Rights, Cyber Laws And #HamaraInternet In Pakistan

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Nighat Dad is a Pakistani lawyer and digital rights activist who campaigns actively to educate people about the rights and responsibilities they have in a digital space.
What Led Me To Start Lotus STEMM: Grassroot Non-Profit Leadership And Networking Platform for South Asian Women | #DesiSTEMinist

What Led Me To Start Lotus STEMM: Grassroot Non-Profit Leadership And Networking Platform for...

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With Lotus STEMM, my hope is that young women will have an avenue to be exposed to various careers in STEMM, be it through stories of trailblazing South Asian women, or mentorship of a young graduate student to help guide her in navigating her parents, society and community pressures.
Why Digital Feminist Activism Is Real And Valid

Why Digital Feminist Activism Is Real And Valid

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Through the use of technology as a powerful tool of resistance, digital feminist activism helps contemporary feminism evolve into a more inclusive, multi-dimensional, and pro-intersectional movement.
6 Ways To Keep Your Social Media Safe

6 Ways To Keep Your Social Media Safe

If you’re concerned about your social updates and information winding up in unexpected places, here are some safety considerations to keep your social media safe.

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"All Romantic Experiences Are Essentially Caste Experiences": In Conversation With Jyotsna Siddharth

“All Romantic Experiences Are Essentially Caste Experiences”: In Conversation With Jyotsna Siddharth

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We interviewed Jyotsna Siddharth, an actor and a writer, who is also the founder of Project-Anti-Caste, Love and Dalit Feminism Archive.
Why We Must Condemn Jair Bolsonaro As Republic Day Chief Guest?

Why We Must Condemn Jair Bolsonaro As Republic Day Chief Guest?

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Jair Bolsonaro, a far-right president, is infamously known globally for his regressive stances on abortion, anti-affirmative action, homosexuality and secularism.
Mind Your Slogans: Casteist And Sexist Slogans Must Be Condemned

Mind Your Slogans: Casteist And Sexist Slogans Must Be Condemned

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A feminist intervention (no matter how much you may disdain because nation comes first), refuses to sabotage the movement with sexist and casteist slurs to be thrown in the face of power.