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In defense of the children

In defense of the children

Anik Kabir

Mon, Apr 2 2018

We stood on the shoulders of giants, only to be left alienated and disenfranchised

Women are the future of our

Women are the future of our

Editorial

Wed, Mar 21 2018

We need to clear any and all obstacles which impede the progress of women

Behind every Women’s Day

Behind every Women’s Day

Anik Kabir

Mon, Mar 12 2018

What does true equality look like?

An equitable workforce

An equitable workforce

Opinion

Thu, Mar 8 2018

Women need true economic empowerment, which means well-paid positions in quality jobs

Zuma’s disgrace, South Africa’s democratic...

Zuma’s disgrace, South Africa’s democratic...

Esam Sohail , Esam Sohail

Fri, Feb 23 2018

For South Africa, dictatorships and sustainable democracies are mutually exclusive

A case for menstrual leave

A case for menstrual leave

Shooha Tabil , Aditya Manubarwala

Wed, Feb 14 2018

Our workplaces need to be adjusted more for women on their periods

A matter of equality

A matter of equality

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Mon, Feb 12 2018

Equal rights for women are guaranteed by our constitution, no matter what some may say

Men can be harassed too

Men can be harassed too

Miti Sanjana

Mon, Feb 5 2018

Anyone can be the victim of a cyber crime

Let’s talk about positive...

Let’s talk about positive...

Arpeeta Shams Mizan

Mon, Jan 22 2018

There’s a reason why women need special seats in a bus

A woman walks into  a bar …

A woman walks into a bar …

Rubaiyat Kabir , Rubaiyat Kabir

Sun, Jan 14 2018

A short film that went viral is a tell-all of the state of women’s agency in Bangladesh

Against all odds

Against all odds

Editorial

Wed, Dec 20 2017

Nadira’s story is an inspiration to anyone with a big dream and many obstacles to overcome

To my comrades

To my comrades

Luba Khalili

Sat, Nov 25 2017

When advancing the cause of equality, let’s not fall back on harmful stereotypes about women

Why intimate partner violence  is your...

Why intimate partner violence is your...

Marat Yu

Fri, Nov 24 2017

Companies have a clear interest in creating a harassment-free workplace

Closing the gap

Closing the gap

Editorial

Sat, Nov 4 2017

Our goal in coming years should be to close the gender gap completely, not just through the right policies,...

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

To curb harassment,  bridge the gender...

To curb harassment, bridge the gender...

Editorial

Mon, Jul 17 2017

Equal numbers in the workplace will go a long way

With friends like these

With friends like these

Luba Khalili

Tue, May 16 2017

Are we safe, even when we are with our friends?

Not just the EC’s responsibility

Not just the EC’s responsibility

Kawser Ahmed

Tue, Apr 4 2017

For a free and fair election, all stake-holders need to do their part

Make Bangladesh safe for women

Make Bangladesh safe for women

Editorial

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Gender-based violence has no place in a civilised society -- the government must take the issue more...

Women fight back

Women fight back

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Tue, Feb 7 2017

Women’s issues in Bangladesh and the US are not the same, but there is scope for learning

Choosing a dignified life: Tale of a...

Choosing a dignified life: Tale of a...

Dhaka

Sat, Dec 17 2016

Nodi, a transgender woman in her 40s living in Dhaka, has turned her life around simply by not giving...