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culture shockers: Abort your daughter now, save on a dowery later - A look at gendercide in China and India

culture shockers: Abort your daughter now, save on a dowery later - A look at gendercide in China and India What would you do if your husband forced you to get rid of your unborn child? … Read More»

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Women's work?

A shoemaker. A fortune teller. Even in present day India, one rarely associates these professions with women irrespective of economic status. And those women who do these jobs are barely visible. … Read More»

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Safety tips for women traveling alone

Here are 11 Safety Tips for women traveling alone in India or for that matter anywhere in the world. http://genderbytes.wordpress.com/2010/08/06/11-safety-tips-for-women-tra... … Read More»

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India top court says dowry laws are okay (not biased!)

As questions are being raised on the anti-dowry laws on the ground that they are being “misused” to fix husbands and their family members, the Supreme Court in an important judgement has revisited the … Read More»

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Honor killings in India

The word Honor stands for fame, reputation and credit. … Read More»

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IPC 498a: An effective law, Action GBV

Violence against women is a phenomenon that cuts across boundaries of culture, class, education, ethnicity and age. … Read More»

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The Pink Panties Movement and the Indian Women's Sexual Revolution

The cultural boundaries imposed on the sexual freedom and sexual expressions of women, have been an effective means of the subjugation of women in societies all over the world. … Read More»

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Join The War on Dowry on Facebook

The 50 Million Missing Campaign (www.50millionmissing.in) which is fighting female genocide in India lists Dowry Murders as one of the key forms of female homicide in India. … Read More»

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Female Infanticide in India: Baby Karishma's Story

One of the issues that The 50 Million Missing Campaign I administer to deals with is female infanticide in India. … Read More»

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