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Sep 19, 2019
No Outlaws in the Gender Galaxy: Revisiting Zubaan's 2015 book, and what it illuminates of queer identitiesPrivilege keeps some of us from seeing how marginalised bodies navigate systems that assume the gender binary to be natural, coherent, and inflexible.
Sep 02, 2019
Venice International Film Festival's record on gender parity remains dismal; fest is still largely governed by menThings are really bad for women filmmakers at the 76th Venice International Film Festival with its poor record on female representation, with only 2 of the 21 films in competition being directed by women.
Aug 08, 2019
Cricket Australia announce inclusion policy to pave participation for transgender, gender-diverse playersThe policy sets out a testosterone limit for transgender and gender-diverse players who want to play for state and national women's teams.
Jul 26, 2019
F-rated: Author Nandita Dutta on bringing together the diverse stories of 11 women filmmakers in IndiaNandita Dutta, the author of F-rated, talks about why she insisted, the 11 women filmmakers she spoke to for her book, to see their lives through the prism of gender.
Jul 22, 2019
Not one girl born in last six months in 16 villages of Uttarkashi; highly skewed sex ratio at birth in other 66 villages of districtNot a single girl was born in 16 villages in Uttarkashi in the last six months, with authorities suspecting that health facilities were conducting illegal sex determination tests and abortions, following which the Uttarakhand chief minister ordered a probe
Jul 10, 2019
Should therapy be political? Influence of social factors on mental health may make a case for such an approachExpressing politics through therapy ultimately means having a political opinion in the first place, before eventually recognising that the issues of the client who comes for therapy also have socio-political roots.
Jun 24, 2019
Lack of gender diversity in Indian science and tech universities perpetrates a toxic bro-cultureA modern education institute is not truly revolutionary if it still supports and practices the regressive systemic inequalities.
Jun 18, 2019
FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: With gender pay gap amounting to $370 million, it's time for changeFIFA Women's World Cup highlights the glaring gender pay gap, poor treatment of women players, lack of support and glaring inequalities in treatment of the women. Strikes, legal action and consistently speaking out are helping these women make their case.
Jun 07, 2019
As 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup begins, a look at female footballers' fight for gender equalityThe 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup — expected to be the most-watched edition of the tournament in history — will showcase how much progress the women’s game has made over the years.
May 31, 2019
Its high time females are included in science studies urges scientist Rebecca ShanksyMedicines in women work differently than on men and it is necessary that studies are conducted to suit both genders.