Abortion has always existed. But the social acceptance of this choice is very much variable among time and place.
This reality is not the global status quo, but a city-centric phenomenon that has yet to reach local communities of small towns and villages like my hometown.
As long as practices like forced sterilization take place, equality between genders is a complete myth.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a cultural icon.
“Did you know that women in healthcare are one of the most vulnerable groups?” asked my mother, who has been a doctor for 25 years.
The women were able to bring their case to trial based on race discrimination, or gender discrimination, but not both
Wearing whatever you want can be empowering, especially when our world in so many ways still dictates our behaviour according to a misconstrued conception of our gender.
Traditional theologies in the Abrahamic faiths have reinforced the idea of a binary world where the male and female should be strictly segregated.
In the case of Thailand, menstruation products are significantly costly and inaccessible.
It is far too easy to blame these womxn for taking these images in the first place.
Ellie Macmillan-Fox is doing a Master’s in Climate Change: Environment, Science and Policy. She also did her undergraduate degree at King’s in History and International Relations. She has a keen interest in women’s participation in global politics, as well as environmental politics. [Featured Image: A collage of the various actors who have portrayed the character…
Clearly, it is not a lack of skills or qualifications that lead to the lack of women in high-decision making levels. So, what is it?