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The Workplace Politics of Women

After almost two months of not writing my blog, today, I had the urge to write something really fascinating. I am writing this based on my experience after entering the world of workplace politics. 604 more words

Ambition

Loving my body - ha ha ha?

  • “ Only loving your body when its perfectly fit is like only loving your children when they are perfectly behaved.”
    ~magnet by everyday peoplecartoons.com~

This magnet sits on my fridge. 857 more words

Heike Mertins

A Woman in the House (and the Senate):How Women Came to the United States Congress, Broke Down Barriers, and Changed the Country by Ilene Cooper and Elizabeth Baddeley

Review:

As suggested by the title, this book chronicles the history of women in politics in the United States Congress. Beginning in the House of Representatives and eventually getting seats in the Senate as well, women have been working in politics for far longer than we get credit for. 353 more words

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The Happenings - June

June has been a busy month and a good one. I do love being busy, not so much that I don’t feel like I have time for myself, but enough that the days pass and boredom never quite sets in. 1,436 more words

Feminism

Uprising: A New Age is Dawning for Every Mother's Daughter by Sally Armstrong

Review:

Due to some of my other reading, the information contained here is not entirely new for me, but it would serve as a great starter for anyone looking to understand the state of women in the world today, the progress that we are making, and the vision for the road ahead. 141 more words

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Love in the Time of Public Despair: Remembering Kamala Surayya

31 May passed like any day in present-day Kerala – filled with the cacophony of mediocrities and expressions of greed, envy, and hate which have become the new normal. 105 more words

Bad Ideas

The Political Role of Women in Uganda

A new dimension of women in politics emerged in recent years all over the world. More and more women have now been entering into politics. Conventional politics reflected male concerns and hence women were notably absent in politics. 807 more words