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.
Some use consensual sexting to prey on people using extortion, turning it into image-based sexual abuse, with targets who are usually women.
Deepana Gandhi, an engineer at TeamIndus, recounts what participating in building a spacecraft to the moon means to her.
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.
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 women complain about harassment on Facebook, they are routinely told to simply block the perpetrators or disable their own accounts.
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.
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.
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.
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.