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Attention, Indian women rising: Self defence can land you in jail

Feb 21, 2013

Attention, Indian women rising: Self defence can land you in jail

A young Kerala woman has been charged with a non-bailable offence for beating up her harasser. The message: when it comes to sexual violence, even self defence is no guarantee of safety. #ThatsJustWrong #Kerala #Sexual violence #One billion rising #Amrita
Case against Kerala woman for beating up eve-teaser

Feb 21, 2013

Case against Kerala woman for beating up eve-teaser

Amrita, had made headlines after she beat up two men who had misbehaved with her at a Thiruvananthapuram eatery. #NewsTracker #Thiruvananthapuram #One billion rising #Amrita
Violence against women: Is One Billion Rising really the answer?

Feb 16, 2013

Violence against women: Is One Billion Rising really the answer?

One Billion Rising is a thoughtful campaign - for people who get it. And that number isn't too many. #CultureDecoder #Violence against women #Delhi rape #One billion rising
Films influence society but not sleazy item songs: Farhan Akhtar

Feb 15, 2013

Films influence society but not sleazy item songs: Farhan Akhtar

Filmmaker and actor Farhan Akhtar admits films influence the general public, but says more than the sleazy item songs, what impacts is the way the hero romances his on-screen love interest. #BuzzPatrol #Farhan Akhtar #One billion rising
Delhi women unite on Valentine's Day to call for end to violence

Feb 15, 2013

Delhi women unite on Valentine's Day to call for end to violence

A number of Delhi's college students and professors participated in an event held as part of a global show of strength against violence on women, called for by American author and playwright Eve Ensler (of Vagina Monologues fame). #ChangeAgent #Delhi University #Eve Ensler #One billion rising #Miranda House
Delhi women unite on Valentine's Day to call for end to violence

Sep 30, 2014

Frac Sand Rush Threatens American Towns, Advocates Warn

Victoria Trinko hasn't opened the windows of her Wisconsin home in two years -- for fear of the dust clouds billowing from a frac sand mine a half-mile away. "This blowing of silica sand has not abated since the inception of the mine in 2011," Trinko... #Massachusetts #Boston, MA #Minnesota #New York (state)
Delhi women unite on Valentine's Day to call for end to violence

Sep 30, 2014

Sell Like John Lennon

John Lennon is my real estate agent in South Beach, Miami. Seriously, that is his real name. John sells property on only one street, South Pointe Drive, in the exclusive area called SoFi (South of Fifth). His sales territory consists of six über-luxu... #John Lennon #Miami Beach
Delhi women unite on Valentine's Day to call for end to violence

Sep 30, 2014

Facebook Data Will Now Be Used To Advertise At You Anywhere

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Facebook is set to take advantage of the uniquely large amount of data it has on its users by applying it to advertising across the web, effectively helping partners follow people around the Interne... #Yahoo! #Erik Johnson #Omnicom Group Inc. #Microsoft Corporation #Google Inc. #Facebook