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The role of schools in gender stereotyping

In 1972 Betty Levy published an article in Feminist Studies on the role of schools in gender sterotyping of girls. This week I want to discuss the observations made in this article and compare them with some more recent observation of gender-stereotyping of girls. 347 more words


The Google Anti-Diversity Issue And Subsequent Decision

The corporate world was recently shaken up out of its oblivion, yet again, with another diversity related controversy. It happened when a Google employee wrote a 10-page memo… 551 more words


WTF? #Googlemanifesto

Fair open discussion or gender stereotyping?

He has a PhD from Harvard in Systems Biology, and quotes generalities from Wikipedia. He says he understands that overall differences between men and women may not apply to differences between individual men and women, and yet he urges Google to make sweeping policy changes based on those group differences. 858 more words


How School Is Making Your Daughters Unsafe

Okay, you got me. That was a clickbait. This is not my usual style and so, my integrity demands full disclosure. In a world of information overload, the shocking works. 828 more words


Being A Woman, It Seems Is The Biggest Flaw

A group of researchers in Sweden recently found that there is a huge gap in the perception of male and female entrepreneurs by government venture capitalists (VCs) – surprise, surprise! 484 more words


What Reactions To Ranveer Kapoor's Choice Of Clothes Tells Us About Sartorial Conditioning

Ranveer Singh showed up to GQ Magazine’s red carpet to celebrate the 50 Most Influential Young Indians in a pin-striped black kilt with a jacketed back. 517 more words


Period Leave: Step Forward At A Time When Women Are Fighting For Equal Rights?

Culture Machine India Pvt. Ltd which runs the YouTube channel Blush recently declared a first day of period (FOP) policy for all its female employees. According to this policy, every female employee in the organisation can avail a leave on the first day of her menstrual cycle. 439 more words