Category Archives: Women's Issues

As millions of women celebrate the triumph of good over evil at the hands of a powerful feminine force, women gather to do the same against Trump to ensure the victory of a powerful female.

I used to be saddened by the fact that Hillary Clinton who, think what you may of her, has indisputably been an intellectual and political powerhouse for over 35 years. At 19, she had her college commencement speech published in

As millions of women celebrate the triumph of good over evil at the hands of a powerful feminine force, women gather to do the same against Trump to ensure the victory of a powerful female.

I used to be saddened by the fact that Hillary Clinton who, think what you may of her, has indisputably been an intellectual and political powerhouse for over 35 years. At 19, she had her college commencement speech published in

@writish @SrBachchan @ShoojitSircar Aniruddha Chowdhury, Tapasee Pannu deliver one of India’s most powerful films, #PinkTheFilm

I wasn’t going to see this movie because I’ve seen too many movies dealing with sexual assault portray graphic violence to the extent it becomes either cartoonish and stylistic losing the soul-crushing devastation of the crime  or it becomes voyeuristic, even titillating, sexualizing

@writish @SrBachchan @ShoojitSircar Aniruddha Chowdhury, Tapasee Pannu deliver one of India’s most powerful films, #PinkTheFilm

I wasn’t going to see this movie because I’ve seen too many movies dealing with sexual assault portray graphic violence to the extent it becomes either cartoonish and stylistic losing the soul-crushing devastation of the crime  or it becomes voyeuristic, even titillating, sexualizing

Lupita #Nyong’o of jaw dropping beauty gives a moving speech about how she prayed to be lighter: the ugly truth that dark skin is still devalued

A woman who could easily be mistaken for a Vogue-like model but is in fact a talented actress, Lupita Nyong’o of Kenya, once thought of herself as ugly. If you don’t know her, come out of your rock, Google her

Lupita #Nyong’o of jaw dropping beauty gives a moving speech about how she prayed to be lighter: the ugly truth that dark skin is still devalued

A woman who could easily be mistaken for a Vogue-like model but is in fact a talented actress, Lupita Nyong’o of Kenya, once thought of herself as ugly. If you don’t know her, come out of your rock, Google her

Those oddly sexy moments of “Let it Go” weren’t just stereotypical, they were an example of how even a few weak storytelling moments or visuals can take viewers out of a story.

I’m a little late to the “Frozen” train but the whole family is now on fully onboard, including putting on the soundtrack on repeat and pre-ordering the Blu Ray DVD, because what else signifies an act of true love if

Those oddly sexy moments of “Let it Go” weren’t just stereotypical, they were an example of how even a few weak storytelling moments or visuals can take viewers out of a story.

I’m a little late to the “Frozen” train but the whole family is now on fully onboard, including putting on the soundtrack on repeat and pre-ordering the Blu Ray DVD, because what else signifies an act of true love if

Bravo Ellen Page! Her coming out wasn’t about her journey, but about courage and loving yourself and others.

This speech I first read about in Mark Shrayber’s article (Jezebel) by Ellen Page in which she comes out at Time To Thrive, a conference focused on the welfare of LGBTQ youth is inspiring, least of it because she comes out.

Bravo Ellen Page! Her coming out wasn’t about her journey, but about courage and loving yourself and others.

This speech I first read about in Mark Shrayber’s article (Jezebel) by Ellen Page in which she comes out at Time To Thrive, a conference focused on the welfare of LGBTQ youth is inspiring, least of it because she comes out.

Haters be damned: Why I’m thrilled about Nina Davuluri’s win as Miss. America 2014

I am ecstatic about Nina Davuluri being crowned Miss. America 2014 because she’s of Indian descent. I don’t follow the pageant. I know the most successful one, Vanessa Williams, was booted from the crown. I have a friend who’s a

Haters be damned: Why I’m thrilled about Nina Davuluri’s win as Miss. America 2014

I am ecstatic about Nina Davuluri being crowned Miss. America 2014 because she’s of Indian descent. I don’t follow the pageant. I know the most successful one, Vanessa Williams, was booted from the crown. I have a friend who’s a

“Burka Avenger”: new TV #superhero in Pakistan

I’ve always had an idea for “Burka Ninja.” When I visited the UAE, all the sea of eyes can’t help but make you think that there’s a ninja in there under the sea of black hiding the Prada dress and

“Burka Avenger”: new TV #superhero in Pakistan

I’ve always had an idea for “Burka Ninja.” When I visited the UAE, all the sea of eyes can’t help but make you think that there’s a ninja in there under the sea of black hiding the Prada dress and