Thursday, November 14, 2019

Unravelling The Increasing Cases Of Hysterectomy In Beed District Of Maharashtra

It has been documented that in Beed district of Maharashtra, there is a sudden surge amongst women, especially the ones working in the sugarcane factories, in undergoing hysterectomy. This could be viewed as a classic example of the conditions of women in an unorangized sector.

Sexism Is In The Air: Female Flight Attendants Await Their Feminist Revolution

Using Female flight attendants to sexually titillate the passengers is result of a deeply sexist mindset which has resulted in the aviation industry having an unequal and unsafe work environment.

Here’s How Dalit Women In Paalaguttapalle Sustain Through Droughts

The lovely customized bags and the bottle of pickles which they sell, are more than mere products for their customers. For them, it is hope and love packaged all the way from Andhra and they never fail to testify its warmth on social media platforms.
Are Women Law-Upholders Truly Safe In Our Country?

Are Women Law-Upholders Truly Safe In Our Country?

With cis-men dominating workplaces and getting first access to resources and opportunities, do and non-binary and women law-upholders really get a leg, arm or even an adequate foot up to compete fairly in workplaces?
How These 5 Women Nurses From Rural Communities Are Challenging The Status Quo

How These 5 Women Nurses From Rural Communities Are Challenging The Status Quo

The nurses are trying to address the issues we are facing because of the dearth of doctors and their unavailability in rural areas. They make primary healthcare services available as efficiently as doctors and are able to communicate more effectively in the local dialect as they belong to the same community.
How Progressive Is Zomato's Parental Leave Policy?

How Progressive Is Zomato’s Parental Leave Policy?

While Zomato’s policy, though limited, is a step in the right direction, it would still not be applicable to the delivery team.
That Women Are Risk-Averse Is A Bias That's Hurting Female-Led Businesses

Why The Bias That Women Are Risk-Averse Is A Just A Myth

One of the most common stereotypes that has come our way so far, is the belief that women entrepreneurs are risk-averse.
Why Is It Harder For Women To Survive In The Corporate Sector?

Why Should It Be Harder For Women To Survive In The Corporate Sector?

The corporate sector has always had a reputation for being sexist. This sexism arises from an implicit bias against women.

SEWA Federation: Helping Women Support Women’s Cooperatives

Self-reliance and economic empowerment of women working in the informal economy have been the SEWA Federation’s larger mission.
In Photos: Meet 5 Women Smashing Patriarchy With Their Unstereotypical Jobs

In Photos: Meet 5 Women Smashing Patriarchy With Their Unstereotypical Jobs

Women are knocking down stereotypes in previously self-proclaimed male-dominated roles by taking on path-breaking, unstereotypical jobs across sectors that many might term as unconventional choices.

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To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
5 Sikh Women In History You Should Know About

5 Sikh Women In History You Should Know About

Sikh women have a long history of fighting patriarchy, enacting radical change, and taking up leadership roles.
Ezhava And Proud – 23 Years After Hiding My Caste From The World

Ezhava And Proud—23 Years After Hiding My Caste From The World

I am writing this for the 8-year-old child feeling ashamed and for women like my mother who made her child understand the implications of belonging to an oppressed lower caste.