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Is there a right kind of feminism?

Is there a right kind of feminism?

Opinion

Tue, Sep 5 2017

One type of feminist isn’t necessarily better than another

Not as harmless as you think

Not as harmless as you think

Syeda Samara Mortada

Sun, Jan 8 2017

Do our nursery rhymes teach children to stereotype gender?

Being a shero in a hero’s world

Being a shero in a hero’s world

Syeda Samara Mortada

Mon, Jan 2 2017

Women have to put up with too much in everyday life

Bhai, koto?

Bhai, koto?

Opinion

Tue, Sep 13 2016

The irony of the situation is most of us forget that the sole purpose of Eid-ul-Azha is about sacrifice,...

Because she’s a girl

Because she’s a girl

Uncategorized

Sat, Aug 15 2015

BRAC Afghanistan is working to increase the participation of women and girls across all sectorsOver 28%...

Making it on your own

Making it on your own

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Sat, Mar 7 2015

What accounts for the difference in earnings between men and women? According to Claudia Goldin, author...

Tackle poverty first

Tackle poverty first

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Sat, Dec 27 2014

The ultimate question becomes: Is awareness raising and sensitisation to the issue of women’s empowerment...

Tackle poverty first

Tackle poverty first

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Sat, Dec 27 2014

The ultimate question becomes: Is awareness raising and sensitisation to the issue of women’s empowerment...

Learning beyond 2015

Learning beyond 2015

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Tue, Sep 9 2014

According to Unicef, the gross enrolment ratio of boys in pre-primary school from the year 2008-2012...

Are we ready for sex ed?

Are we ready for sex ed?

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Mon, May 5 2014

Parents can start small – mothers can talk to their daughters and fathers to their sons Parenting techniques...

Blue for girls, pink for boys?

Blue for girls, pink for boys?

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Tue, Mar 4 2014

In Bangladesh, it is difficult to find baby clothes outside of this colour palateAs soon as a couple...

The third gender

The third gender

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Sat, Nov 16 2013

While we complain about the rough behavior of hijras and their constant pestering, do we at all take...

Standing with Saudi women

Standing with Saudi women

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Fri, Nov 1 2013

Saudi women deserve praise simply for defying a redundant law, and taking matters in their own hands...

Modern families

Modern families

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Fri, Oct 25 2013

Living with in-laws, abiding by their rules becomes a bit of a hitch for us folks as our daily routines...

Bhai, koto?

Bhai, koto?

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Fri, Oct 18 2013

The irony of the situation is most of us forget that the sole purpose of Eid-ul-Azha is about sacrifice,...

Humanising thyself

Humanising thyself

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Fri, Oct 4 2013

Child labour will continue to remain a constant variable simply because these children have the bulky...

Humanising thyself

Humanising thyself

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Fri, Oct 4 2013

Child labour will continue to remain a constant variable simply because these children have the bulky...

Calling a spade a spade

Calling a spade a spade

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Fri, Sep 20 2013

Men and women together make up society and it is not possible to exclude men entirely, even the ones...

Practically patriotic

Practically patriotic

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Sat, Sep 14 2013

Let’s start by taking small steps in our own little ways to create the difference that we long...

Obsession with female bodies

Obsession with female bodies

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Tue, Sep 3 2013

A rule book with guidelines on how to eat, sit, talk and walk is also shoved on to them. To be marriage...

Obsession with female bodies

Obsession with female bodies

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Tue, Sep 3 2013

A rule book with guidelines on how to eat, sit, talk and walk is also shoved on to them. To be marriage...