When the band’s lead singer Chrissy Amphlett was diagnosed with cancer, she just knew that this song should be the new anthem for breast cancer awareness.
This initiative aims at bridging the gap between the rich and the poor by making it easier to give donations, and more dignified to receive them.
The trivialization of gender-based discrimination leads to a culture of silence that strengthens existing discriminatory social systems
It is not the Gandhi at 60 who is the hero, but the Gandhi at 21 who made choices that led him to the greatness.
It’s time to demarcate what counts as standing up for women and what counts as blatant racism.
The answer lies probably within ourselves, and not in the outside factors that we attribute as the ‘cause behind rape’.
"I am working in 31 villages but there seems to be no official help for us to get more staff or medicines."
I also know that I don’t have to wear covered clothes; the society needs to stop staring at my body.
A clear no tolerance policy towards racial intolerance must be put forth by the government, and the message should be loud and clear.
Nothing left in the village had any value or use. Not grain, not a cloth, not a cup, not a well.
Take the pledge, speak up and raise concerns. It’s time to realize that #ItStartsWithMe!
I contend that the myths about Feminism aren't myths at all, that each accusation is based on a grain of truth and must be accepted as legitimate contentions.
Here, on the streets of Bangalore, Indians are asking, #WhereArtDOW?
There are many thought provoking female characters that have been overshadowed and to some extent, ignored.
While enrolment rates at the primary education level have increased in all states in the past few years, retention of students remains a challenge.
With no sense of remorse or logic, mobs have taken over the city claiming that Amma will rise again.
Maybe it is indeed too early to dare to think beyond IIMs.
Does the campaign inspire you? You can be a part of it. Take a photo with your own message, share it with #embodyindia, and contribute to the conversation!
While female sexuality is considered to be ‘prized’ and their virginity a matter of honour for the family, male sexuality is congruent to the stereotypical male aggression.
Instead of wishing, hoping and waiting for the oppressors and the cultural traditionalists to change their minds, we could start with our own agency