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Vogue Empower – Feminism Sells in India

While the male-dominant ideologies linked to the traditional Indian woman take over the majority of India, Vogue India’s Vogue Empower movement has initiated for more modern, gender equal and female-friendly media through advertisements (Vogue India). The movement has spread through social media outlets through #VogueEmpower in efforts to raise awareness about the oppression of women […]

Obama’s Visit to India on Republic Day

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama visited New Delhi on Monday as honorary guests for India’s 66th Republic Day parade. They attended the event as an acceptance to Prime Minister’s Modi invitation in effort to strengthen ties between the two countries (Washington Post). Republic Day is a holiday in India that celebrates the post-partition […]

Modi Launches Campaign to Address India’s Dwindling Number of Girls

After the United Nations has addressed it as a National Emergency, Prime Minister Modi addressed the nation about India’s shrinking female population. The ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ or Save the Daughter, Teach the Daughter campaign will be targeting the problems such gender equality, pre-birth gender section, and improving girls’ school attendance (Times of India).   Despite […]