Sunday, August 25, 2019
How Do You Imagine A Feminist Internet?

How Do You Imagine A Feminist Internet?

Why do we need Feminist Principles to run the Internet when women and queer individuals already have the freedom to access the internet ‘just like men’, you are just as safe or vulnerable”
Meet Chandrima Shaha, The First Woman President of The INSA

Meet Chandrima Shaha, The First Woman President of The INSA

Science and sports have often stereotypically been male-dominated. Meet Chandrima Shaha: the woman who single-handedly broke each of these stereotypes in both the fields.
women scientists

The ‘Hidden Truth’ Of The Women In Science

Women in science today face much of the same problems that Rosalind Franklin, the hidden scientist of the DNA model, faced in the early 1900s.
Beyond #WomenInTech: 7 Ways You Can Make Every Single Woman Count

Beyond #WomenInTech: 7 Ways You Can Make Every Single Woman Count

“Women in Tech” campaigns are usually hiring campaigns by tech companies focused at hiring more women into the companies. There’s no denying the fact that these campaigns have certainly made a huge impact, as many statistics would tell you, but it has also slowly turned into marketing gimmick for a lot of organizations to present themselves in good light.
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.
Free Speech

Online Abuse And The Misappropriated Tool of “Free Speech”

Sexism, racism, homophobia and misogyny masquerading as “free speech” has only done irreparable harm by reinforcing toxic, discriminatory majoritarianism, leaving behind several unfortunate marginalisations in its wake. If the free speech that incites minority-ism is left unchecked even on the internet, there will truly be no avenues left for the more vulnerable groups to exist and articulate freely.
Do Men In STEM Hate Women? | #DesiSTEMinist

Do Men In STEM Hate Women? | #DesiSTEMinist

It is imperative for not just the government, but every individual who yields power in science to seek examples, to make the research labs and classrooms accessible and to foster a safe space in these male-dominated areas to make them more inclusive. Only then would STEM be able to unleash its full potential.
इंटरनेट पर हर पल होती है आधी दुनिया के साथ यौन हिंसा

इंटरनेट पर हर पल होती है आधी दुनिया के साथ यौन हिंसा

आज जब ये गैंग रेप जैसी अमानवीय यौन हिंसा पर मजे ले सकते हैं, तो कल ये ऐसा सच में होते हुए देख कर भी चुप ही रहेंगे।

Rape Culture And Porn Ban In India

Speaking on the porn ban in India, the Telecom & IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "Although porn is legal in other countries, it needs...

Infographic: The Power And Struggle of Women In Tech

How many women in tech do you know? 

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Priyanka Chopra And The Problems With Gaslighting Women

Gaslighting: Priyanka Chopra And Her Not So Good Will

While the words and language used may vary, the goal of gaslighting is to undermine the target by portraying her as unreasonable, unreliable and inherently defective in mind as well as character/morality.
Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

More than half the Tamil movies I watched had extremely light-skinned women from the North playing the roles of 'typical' Tamil women.
18 Indian Sportswomen Who Made A Difference In 2018

18 Indian Sportswomen Who Made A Difference In 2018

Here are 18 sportswomen in India whose achievements brought glory to our nation and we need to pay more attention to.