Women's Rights

A first lady getting the second-class treatment

January 30, 2015
Reuters
A first lady getting the second-class treatment

President Barack Obama’s recent trip to India raised questions
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Bamkala the Brave

December 1, 2014
Nisha Rai
Bamkala the Brave

She was cooking food in the evening at the kitchen using a kerosene stove
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‘Fairly’ beautiful

September 30, 2014
Shudha Chowdhury
‘Fairly’ beautiful

The word fair is defined in Webster dictionary as “not dark.” However, this word has so much more of a connotation than just that when it comes into the South Asian perspective.
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Gender and media

September 11, 2014
Shudha Chowdhury
Gender and media

The harmful effects of the media on young people have been a matter of concern for as long as the media has been around.
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Posted in LGBT Rights, Media, Women's Rights | 2 Comments »

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