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3 Days Quote Challenge : Day 2

I, hereby thank The Ugly Duckling’s Life for nominating me for 3 Days Quote Challenge. Do visit her blog, to discover a great artist and an amazing soul. 160 more words


It's a Woman's World, Part I--Gender Ratios

Part of the reason why it is so difficult for an American man to date and find love in America comes down to demographics.  There are simply more men than women in America in the age ranges that matter to them.   1,052 more words

Child Gender Preference – India

In recent past I have read news articles wherein gender ratio is linked to patriarchal societies. This seems to give an impression that patriarchy is a reason for lower gender ratios in states such as UP, Delhi, Punjab and Haryana. 159 more words


Ending Gendercide: The Policy Pandora’s Box

This article appeared as part of Oxford India Policy’s Independence Day series, and as part of It’s A Girl’s ongoing blogging project. Click on the image below to access the full article. 


Truth about India’s Gender Ratio

We have heard a lot of discussions in the media about the skewed gender / sex ratio of India. Certain media reports and renowned economists have treated this as an elaborate scheme of female foeticide. 271 more words