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Me and #MeToo: A Story From New Delhi's Jawaharlal University in the Early 2000s
October 28, 2018
Me and #MeToo: A Story From New Delhi's Jawaharlal University in the Early 2000s
Until #MeToo, few women in India had spoken out about harassment. I did and here's my story.
Me and #MeToo: A Story From New Delhi's Jawaharlal University in the Early 2000s
India's #MeToo Movement Underlines Why Survivors Must Be Believed
October 20, 2018
India's #MeToo Movement Underlines Why Survivors Must Be Believed
There are more reasons to believe survivors than there are to dismiss claims of sexual harassment and assaults
India's #MeToo Movement Underlines Why Survivors Must Be Believed
Where Are India's Women Politicians?
October 12, 2018
Where Are India's Women Politicians?
22 years since the initial proposal, the Women’s Reservation Bill remains out of reach.
Where Are India's Women Politicians?
Menstruating Without Pads in India
October 10, 2018
Menstruating Without Pads in India
Thanks to stigma and misinformation, many Indian women continue to use cloth during their periods.
Menstruating Without Pads in India
India’s Sabarimala Temple and the Issue of Women’s Entry
October 03, 2018
India’s Sabarimala Temple and the Issue of Women’s Entry
Another Hindu temple will open its gates to women, reigniting the debate on Indian secularism.
India’s Sabarimala Temple and the Issue of Women’s Entry
<em>Padmaavat</em> and Beyond: India is Being Terrorized by Those Intolerant of Movies With Mythical Female Figures
January 28, 2018
Padmaavat and Beyond: India is Being Terrorized by Those Intolerant of Movies With Mythical Female Figures
The Karni Sena's furor reveals India's contemporary struggles with free expression and bigoted chauvinism.
Padmaavat and Beyond: India is Being Terrorized by Those Intolerant of Movies With Mythical Female Figures
Helping Women Travel Alone Amid India’s Rape Problem
May 18, 2017
Helping Women Travel Alone Amid India’s Rape Problem
Malini Gowrishankar's start-up encourages women to travel by themselves, without fear.
Helping Women Travel Alone Amid India’s Rape Problem
Indian Lawmakers Work to Stem Spending on 'Big Fat Indian Weddings'
February 22, 2017
Indian Lawmakers Work to Stem Spending on 'Big Fat Indian Weddings'
India's lower house may consider a bill that would limit spending on lavish weddings.
Indian Lawmakers Work to Stem Spending on 'Big Fat Indian Weddings'
#JusticeForJisha: How Well Has India Come to Handle Rape and Violence Against Women?
May 12, 2016
#JusticeForJisha: How Well Has India Come to Handle Rape and Violence Against Women?
After a brutal rape shook India in 2013, how has the country broached the issue of rape and sexual assault?
#JusticeForJisha: How Well Has India Come to Handle Rape and Violence Against Women?
Cafe Sheroes: A Place for Acid Attack Victims in India
March 16, 2016
Cafe Sheroes: A Place for Acid Attack Victims in India
One Indian cafe has made it self a place of refuge and recovery for India's acid attack victims.
Cafe Sheroes: A Place for Acid Attack Victims in India
India: Newly Released Guns For Women Do More Harm Than Good
February 01, 2014
India: Newly Released Guns For Women Do More Harm Than Good
A handgun isn't the right way to prevent violence against women in India.
India: Newly Released Guns For Women Do More Harm Than Good
India: Human <em>In</em>Security
January 17, 2014
India: Human InSecurity
An interview with author Ram Mashru on human security issues in India.
India: Human InSecurity
India Fights Gender Discrimination with All-Women Bank
November 22, 2013
India Fights Gender Discrimination with All-Women Bank
Is it a political move or a step toward empowering women?
India Fights Gender Discrimination with All-Women Bank
Delhi Gang-Rape: One of the Accused in Attack Must Face Justice as a Minor
January 28, 2013
Delhi Gang-Rape: One of the Accused in Attack Must Face Justice as a Minor
The verdict came in an appeal filed by authorities seeking a bone marrow test.
Delhi Gang-Rape: One of the Accused in Attack Must Face Justice as a Minor
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