Sunday, November 17, 2019

Meet The Working Class Women of Pune

As 63% of womenfrom the thickest communities in Pune express being conditioned to pursue daily-wages work, they actively contribute to a narrative of working class women, which is often found missing in the politics of feminism.
Negotiating In The workplace: 5 Tips that work for women

Negotiating In The workplace: 5 Tips That Work For Women

Negotiating salary is more of a taboo amongst women as they fear being branded as 'selfish'.
India's Resistance To Women's Migration For Work Leads To Our Abysmal Female Labour Force Participation

Women, Work & Migration: Why Is India’s Female Labour Force Participation So Low?

While India hasn’t resisted the idea of women's migration for marriage, the resistance for migration arises when the reason is for work.
women empowerment model problematic

Why The Women Empowerment Model Just Doesn’t Cut It Anymore

The women empowerment model does nothing to challenge patriarchal conventions that the man's job is much more worthy than the woman's.
The Anti-Trafficking Bill Puts The Lives Of Sex Workers At Risk. Here's Why.

The Anti-Trafficking Bill Puts The Lives Of Sex Workers At Risk. Here’s Why.

The Anti-Trafficking Bill conflates voluntary sex work with sex trafficking, putting the lives and livelihoods of many sex workers at risk.
6 Ways You Can Prioritise Mental Health For Your Employees

6 Ways You Can Prioritise Mental Health For Your Employees

Creating workplaces that support the mental well-being of all staff—from frontline workers to senior management—is critical. Here are some practices that nonprofits follow.
How Inclusive Is The Current Development Model Of India?

How Inclusive Is The Current Economic Model Of Development In India?

Will the current economic model of development be helpful to a diverse nation like India which is marked by inequalities of caste, class, gender, religion, ethnicity and many more?
Workers Strike Nationwide Against Labour Law Reforms

Workers Strike Nationwide Against Labour Law Reforms

Thousands of workers, from both organised and unorganised sectors, gathered for the All India General Strike (8-9 January) in New Delhi to protest against the reforms in labour law made by the current ruling BJP government.
Here Are Transgender-Affirming Guidelines For Indian Workplaces

Check Out This Transgender-Affirming Guideline For Indian Workplaces

Orinam and Diversity Dialogues have launched transgender-affirming guidelines to make workplaces inclusive and welcoming of transgender employees.
Why Women Workers Are Protesting Against H&M

Why Women Workers Are Protesting Against H&M

H&M is the posterchild of sustainable fashion. In reality, it refuses to provide living wages to 850,000 workers around the world.

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Flying Solo: 5 Female Masturbation Techniques Worth Exploring

Flying Solo: 5 Female Masturbation Techniques Worth Exploring

Get to know the bumps and curves of your one unique body and see how she rewards you in return. Here are some masturbation techniques to help you along your journey.
Reclaiming Motherhood: Parenting Beyond Gender

Reclaiming Motherhood: Parenting Beyond Gender

This systematic seclusion of women from the realm of art has been practiced under the belief that motherhood is an art. Is motherhood an art?

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.