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Nov 15, 2017
Tesla to fight lawsuit which claimed its production plant was a 'hotbed for racist behavior'Tesla contested details of the lawsuit in a blog post on 14 November and signaled it would fight it.
Nov 03, 2017
First-ever Gender Vulnerability Index will give activists tangible parameters to tackle discrimination against Indian womenThe first ever Gender Vulnerability Index (GVI), developed by Plan India, a non-governmental organisation, indicates that Goa is the safest for women and girls while Bihar ranked the lowest for their safety and security.
Oct 23, 2017
As #MeToo gains momentum, let's look at how people view feminism and male privilege in urban IndiaEven as #MeToo spread like wildfire, several men and women ridiculed and criticised the social media campaign as well as feminism and people who fight for women's rights
Oct 20, 2017
Lawsuit filed against Tesla for sexual, racial discrimination; company dismisses the allegations as 'Unmeritorious'Tesla recently fired 400 employees including associates, team leaders and supervisors under its company-wide annual review system.
Oct 14, 2017
Politicising gender detracts from our ability to frame neutral, equitable lawsUnfortunately, our judgment of right and wrong can often be biased by gender, rather than being embedded in factual accuracy or a moral framework.
Oct 11, 2017
Indian Navy may get away with sacking sailor Sabi Giri for undergoing sex surgery, but why resist women serving in all rolesThe Indian Navy may be legally in the clear on sacking sailor Sabi Giri but India should consider if it still makes sense to maintain these gender restrictions
Oct 11, 2017
Sachin Tendulkar bats for girl child, says daughters aren't burdens to be married off in hasteTendulkar said: "Parents and communities must see their daughters as assets and as individuals capable of standing on their feet and contributing to the society."
Oct 07, 2017
Gender bias behind bars: Why are there so few open prisons for women inmates?It’s clear that women stand a lot to gain from the more reformative system of open prisons, but most such prisons do not allow female prisoners.
Sep 30, 2017
Uber board battles over Kalanick's roles in appointing two new directorsKalanick, still one of the largest shareholders, said in a statement he had appointed former Xerox Chief Executive Ursula Burns and former Merrill Lynch Chief Executive John Thain as directors.
Sep 25, 2017
RSS leader Krishna Gopal lauds Sangh's efforts to fight discrimination in North East, says untouchability bias came to India from outsideSenior RSS leader Krishna Gopal on Sunday claimed the practise of untouchability didn't exist in ancient India and it came from outside over the last thousand years.