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Contributors

With The Recent Rise In Sexual Crimes In India, I Knew It Was Time To Share My Story

With The Recent Rise In Sexual Crimes In India, I Knew It Was Time To Share My Story

By Pooja Kannan *TW: mention of rape, sexual assault* Despite seeing so much progress, the rise in women’s rights movements, and feminist voices championing progress for women, sexual crimes are […]

Contributors

I Speak Out For Women’s Rights In India So All Women Can Be Free To Live The Life They Choose

I Speak Out For Women’s Rights In India So All Women Can Be Free To Live The Life They Choose

By Pooja Kannan In today’s modern era, there are increasing efforts to push for gender equality all over the world. We have seen numerous countries legalize gay marriage and pass […]

Today's Wonder Women

Meet The Indian Twins Setting Mountain-Top Records All In The Name Of Gender Equality

Meet The Indian Twins Setting Mountain-Top Records All In The Name Of Gender Equality

This article is part of an exciting series we launched in 2018 called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things ordinary women are […]

Girl on a Mission

Four Indian Biker Queens Rode Through 10 Countries To Promote Female Empowerment

Four Indian Biker Queens Rode Through 10 Countries To Promote Female Empowerment

What do you do when you are passionate about the education of the girl child and feel there needs to be more advocacy and awareness in a number of countries […]

Working Women

More Than 800 Teachers Being Trained As Education Role Models For Girls In Rural Nigeria

More Than 800 Teachers Being Trained As Education Role Models For Girls In Rural Nigeria

By now many of you may be familiar with the statistics concerning girls education globally. It is estimated 62 million girls around the world today are not in school, and […]

Boys We Like

Indian Doctor Delivers Baby Girls For Free In A Country Where They Are Valued Less Than Boys

Indian Doctor Delivers Baby Girls For Free In A Country Where They Are Valued Less Than Boys

The three most dangerous words in the world are “It’s a girl”, according to a very powerful documentary with that phrase as it’s title. Released in 2011, the documentary was […]

Politics

The Indian Village Celebrating The Girl Child With Eco-Feminism Project

The Indian Village Celebrating The Girl Child With Eco-Feminism Project

If you’ve ever seen the documentary ‘It’s a Girl’ you will be familiar with the phrase “girl child”. In countries like India and China whose populations are in the billions, […]