Tag Archives: Feminism

Its Suffocating as Hell!

It baffles me how backwards we still are in terms of gender balance and equality even after decades and decades of activism past us. I am still told it is considerable effort to hike my salary at par with my … Continue reading

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Only when you ask

I had written this post some time ago. Time n again, I am tested on this and not once have I been let down. Whenever I asked, I have received. All of us have kept quiet countless times, unsure of … Continue reading

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Reclaiming my Space

So I got this message in my MeetUp Inbox the other day – Kapil 9:19 PMSent from Desi Connections – Raleigh-Cary-MorrisvilleHi Priya, This is Kapil, 39 yrs, Raleigh/Cary area looking for finding life partner. In case if you looking to … Continue reading

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I am not here to please you

“Well-behaved women seldom make history” – Laurel Thatcher Ulrich This is my first workplace experience of blatant sexism. I hope none of you have gone through anything like this, but if you have, please speak up and resist because this is … Continue reading

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Did this really happen? Again?

While I am still in abject shock over what happened in Bangalore over New Year’s, I can’t believe our politicians, and in case they have forgotten, our custodians, keep making careless statements displaying their ignorance and indifference to this grave issue. … Continue reading

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Women – You need to keep rocking the boat

Every now and then, I hear my female colleagues mention how hard their life is, managing house and work, along with kids. This becomes frequent when their husband’s fall sick, even a minor cold. Their world stops and they become the babysitter. … Continue reading

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Women – Raise your bars, please!

A friend of mine recently got married and just came to the US a week back. She called me today to plan a meet-up. I was so elated to hear her voice as I was speaking to her after a long … Continue reading

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