Saturday, March 28, 2020
Fisherwomen In Kerala And Their Discontentment With Globalisation

Fisherwomen In Kerala And Their Discontentment With Globalisation

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It was the fisherwomen who sold the catch the men brought in at markets. A fall in fish stocks meant that they would have to procure the produce from elsewhere, deal with the cooperatives, and resist manipulative moneylenders.
Darjeeling: Women's Labour Behind Our Cups Of Tea

Darjeeling: Women’s Exploited Labour Behind Our Cups Of Tea

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Indeed, our cup of tea from Darjeeling comes with a burden of those several workers who do not get to taste the fruit of their own labour.
Female Comedians And Their Gendered Burden Of Being Funny

Female Comedians And Their Gendered Burden Of Being Funny

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It's not that women aren't funny. You're just not giving them the chance to be.
Sexism In Economy: Women's Unpaid Care Work Is Still Not Acknowledged Or Paid

Sexism In Economy: Women’s Unpaid Care Work Is Still Not Acknowledged Or Paid

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Women’s unpaid care work is the hidden engine that keeps the wheels of our economies, businesses, and societies moving, yet it is not accounted for.
Meghalaya Woman Trinity Saioo Receives Padma Shri For Turmeric Farming

Meghalaya Woman Trinity Saioo Receives Padma Shri For Turmeric Farming

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Turmeric lovers all over the world owe a debt to Trinity Saioo whose name has become synonymous with turmeric in India.
Low Wages, No Rights: BJP’s Amendments Are A Disaster For Labour

Low Wages, No Rights: BJP’s Amendments Are A Disaster For Labour

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With a country wherein labour participation is this high, worker’s rights and laws for ensuring justice and regulating industries become more important now than ever.
Paternity Leaves: The Sexist Gap In Our Parental Policies

Paternity Leaves: The Sexist Gap In Our Parental Policies

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Paternity leaves as a policy isn’t a common phenomenon, and the very lack of it points towards a gendered gap in our labour laws.
What My Sister’s Wardrobe Taught Me About Ethical Consumption

What My Sister’s Wardrobe Taught Me About Ethical Consumption

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But, in such a skewed system of fast fashion trends, if at all ethical consumption is possible then how and where does it begin?
10 Women Journalists Who Made Their Voices Heard In 2019

10 Women Journalists Who Made Their Voices Heard In 2019

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Here’s a list of 10 women journalists who have carved a major space in the journalism world in 2019 and made their voices heard.
How Can You Build Better Workplaces?

How You Can Build Better Workplaces

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A practical guide on moving beyond basic legal compliance efforts to make workplaces more gender-inclusive.

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Why Is Sex Or Sexuality Education In Indian Schools Still A Taboo?

Why Is Sex Or Sexuality Education In Indian Schools Still A Taboo?

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It has often been observed that there is lack of awareness not only with regard to ‘homosexuality’ but also ‘menstruation’. In spite of having discussions around teenage pregnancy, there is also a lack of awareness around safe sex.
Men’s “Lockdown” Anxiety About Creeping Feminism Could Trigger A Painful Tsunami Of Reform

Men’s “Lockdown” Anxiety About Creeping Feminism Could Trigger A Painful Tsunami Of Reform

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This is why the 21-day lockdown is a critical test of who is fittest. We cannot let this manxiety that goes on to fuel a feminist coup, become the status quo.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

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To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.