Tuesday, November 12, 2019
AMTU Protest

Kerala Registers Its First All-Women Trade Union

But the union has been together since 2010!

In Photos: Indigenous Women Who Pass Down Land To Their Daughters

In northeastern India's mountainous state of Meghalaya, youngest daughters inherit the land—and the ancient food heritage of their mothers.
Care-giving And Unpaid Work

House Work? What’s That? Caregiving and (Un)Paid Work

The share of women's care-giving and unpaid work is 51% compared to only 33% of men's unpaid work in India.

In Posters: Know All About Sexual Harassment At The Workplace And The Law

Partners for Law in Development (PLD) developed a set of two posters on sexual harassment at the workplace and the law.

Ellen Pao And Subtle Sexism At Workplace

Ellen Pao's case is important since it has brought out in open the issue of subtle sexism and how difficult it is to prove the same in the corporate sector.

My Experience of Sexual Harassment At The Workplace

Is sexual harassment at the workplace only restricted to touching and groping?

Globalization and Women Workers in India: A Troubled Relationship?

A short research article explaining how women workers have found themselves at a greater disadvantage post globalization.
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On Airtel Boss Ad: (And We Could Have It All) Our Empire of Dirt

Examples from the latest Airtel Boss ad and India Nooyi's statement, a deep analysis of why only women should have it all?

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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.
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.

Mahasweta Devi’s Draupadi As A Symbol Of Subaltern Defiance

In Draupadi, Devi presents a strong woman who despite being marginalised and exploited, transgresses conventional sexual and societal standards.