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A quota for women

My daughter is not in favour of a quota for women. She is still very young and naïve in these matters, I was also. I tried to explain to her why I had to change sides on this issue. 811 more words

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Meet Wynter Oshiberu - Girls' Globe Blogger from USA

Wynter Oshiberu has had a deep curiosity for languages and cultures from a very young age, and as she grew older her curiosity has blossomed into an appreciation for the mutual interests that individuals from various backgrounds share. 202 more words

Gender Equality

Inspiring girls to believe in themselves....Caitlin Figueiredo

Congratulations to Caitlin Figueiredo, an advocate for youth and gender equality…. for winning the Youth Leader Award at last nights 100 Women of Influence Gala….. 16 more words

Diwali Wishes

Exchanging life stories with a sweet lady sitting on a table next to us! Our conversation over the next few hours was a rude awakening of how a middle class woman’s life in India is. 762 more words


Can we please talk about male entitlement?

News flash: no one owes you anything. Image via Everyday Feminism.

Last Friday night reminded me of why I avoid going out: men. And no, not all men—just a certain type of men. 417 more words


Announcing Ladies First: a community of changemakers, creators, and pioneers at UMD

Here at the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship we believe that the skills taught by the process of launching a new venture are useful for everyone. Whether a student is interested in launching a traditional business, a social venture, being an “intrapreneur” with an existing organization, or is just passionate about solving a particular problem, our courses and programs are designed to help. 421 more words

Social Entrepreneurship

Kareena Kapoor's Gender Stereotype Rebellion

I totally love Kareena Kapoor movies, and now I’m all crazy about Ki & Ka! A young couple switching the traditional roles upside-down. Kia is my fictive Indian clone – the story of my life…! 264 more words

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