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A Job not a Career. . . . . ..for Indian Women

My personal story at the end. . . . . . . . . .  19 September 2015 Huffpost India Edition: IN By Nidhi Mahesh Mehrotra Shyamali is easily irritated these days. Every evening when she meets other women in … Continue reading

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Indian Women Soar !

Indian women pilots soar past global average Saurabh Sinha, TNN | Nov 24, 2014, 04.19AM IST Indigo Airlines According to DGCA, almost 600 of the 5,050 pilots in Indian airlines are women. NEW DELHI: Ground realities may be harsh for … Continue reading

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“Matewan” a documentary from Eastern Kentucky

Mining is a  horrible way to make a living, but for Appalachian families in West Virginia, Tennessee, and Eastern Kentucky, there is no other choice. The men endure the pain and health issues, poor pay, and horror of being deep … Continue reading

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‘Kandahar’ Life in Afghanistan Under the Taliban, A Film

  This was the film I saw last Sunday.  A film by an Iranian director, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, who tells the story of life under the Taliban in the neighboring country of Afghanistan. It is based on the true story of … Continue reading

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The Journey of Women in India

 From International New York Times  Thanks to Adrienne Middlemay at middlemaybooks.com Social Gains for Women Linked to Domestic Violence By NIDA NAJAR  MARCH 27, 2014, 5:26 AM NEW DELHI — Indian women who experience economic and social gains in the form … Continue reading

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Three Wise Women

  I couldn’t resist!

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She Who Laughs Last, Laughs Best

     Meet Mr, and Mrs Russell Sage. It is appropriate that his picture dominates the post because Mr. Sage was a very domineering figure in his professional and personal life. Do read on  to discover why Mrs. Sage is … Continue reading

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