sexism

Private matters, public persecution

The disgusting underbelly of photographic phishing in India – when photos of a person are stolen, circulated, morphed — is the reason why many women have private accounts. 

published on : 13th September 2022

'Look inwards & at BJP's attitude towards women': Opposition after PM's I-Day speech on 'nari shakti'

Congress leader Pawan Khera even posted a video compilation of the prime minister's remarks on women, including comments made on the floor of the House.

published on : 15th August 2022

A deep echo of silence: Museum of Rape Threats and Sexism

Other than being a site of confrontational art, this exhibition also is part of a larger social movement.

published on : 25th July 2022

Singer Sona Mohapatra draws Twitter CEO's attention to sexism in IIT Bombay

The tweet serves as a reminder of what even the most successful women have to face when they come up against systemic sexism. 'Shut Up Sona' is streaming on Zee5 and Zee 5 Global.

published on : 5th July 2022

Eight more women workers at Sony accuse PlayStation maker of sexism

Axios reported late on Wednesday that eight former and current employees have now added their accounts of sexist treatment to the proposed class-action lawsuit against the gaming giant.

published on : 10th March 2022

Gender inequality widening after decade of progress: World Economic Forum

A decade of slow progress towards better parity between the sexes has screeched to a halt, the World Economic Forum said today, warning the global gender gap was now widening.

published on : 2nd November 2017

Bob Weinstein denies sexual harassment claim by TV showrunner

Amanda Segel, an executive producer of "The Mist", alleged that Weinstein repeatedly made romantic advances and asked her to join him for private dinners. 

published on : 18th October 2017

Kangana takes a dig at sexism in Bollywood; Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh hit badly

All India Bakchod in collaboration with actress Kangana Ranaut has released a video which is a take on how Bollywood treats woman and how sexism has been normalised.

published on : 13th September 2017

Male dominance prominent in Malayalam film industry: Bhavana

Actress Bhavana has said that women in Malayalam cinema do not have the same acceptability as their male counterparts considering how producers market their films for satellite rights.

published on : 11th September 2017

Google CEO Sundar Pichai slams memo on gender as California employee reportedly fired 

The memo written by a male engineer at Google about gender differences sparked a quick rebuttal from Google after it circulated widely online.

published on : 8th August 2017

The feminist view: How sweet but what's the catch?

Isn’t the debate over paid period leave typical of middle class talk fests? An idea that, should it come to pass, would restrict the benefit to the corporate world?

published on : 23rd July 2017