Wollstonecraft was ridiculed in her time for the idea that women should be treated as fully fledged beings.
Women in the textile factories of 19th-century Glasgow faced terrible working conditions. In fighting for their rights, they prepared the ground for feminists today.
The concept of body ownership shows how the Supreme Court’s decision affects every woman, whether they can get pregnant or not.
In 1988, the Government of India banned this practice of sexual slavery. However, it is still prevalent in some parts of the country.
Smita Agarwal, in her book of poetry, raises her voice in an asymmetrical world and implores women to speak out for themselves.
A poem thanking the female ancestors who came before me.
There is minimal difference in gender attitudes between Indian men and women, and also among adults of different ages, no matter how perceptibly regressive or progressive the views may …
Three award-winning female directors appeal to the international film industry to save Afghan cinema. Supporting women filmmakers is more important than ever.
The Taliban’s recent abduction of 40 people, and gang rape of eight women, has not captured Western media attention. But activists inside Afghanistan point to worrying levels of violence.