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Glue. Paper. Scissors!

Glue. Paper. Scissors!

An Unassuming Woman. Quiet, graceful, gentle. Those were my impressions of Lalitha Ramanarasaiah, when I first met her. It was a casual visit to her daughter Vasudha’s place that culminated in a wonderful revelation. Towards the end of our afternoon together,...
Engaging Men & Boys!

Engaging Men & Boys!

Maitri (www.maitri.org ) invites all MEN and BOYS to write their thoughts or experiences on gender based violence / intimate partner violence / family violence and abuse for our community blog: Engaging Men & Boys! Your blurb will be published with your name and...
AMC Cupertino Closes Today

AMC Cupertino Closes Today

AMC Theatres (NYSE:AMC) and Sand Hill Property Company announced that AMC Cupertino Square 16 will close at the end of business on March 22, 2018. “AMC continues to invest in its theatres and in delivering the best possible movie-going experience to our guests,...
Recalling a Judge

Recalling a Judge

I’m a mother, a feminist and a woman of color. I’m in favor of the recall of Judge Aaron Persky. Sexual assault is a horrible crime that inflicts severe trauma on all victims. But women of color often experience very severe consequences compared to other victims. In...
Iconic Poet of Mughal India: Mirza Ghalib

Iconic Poet of Mughal India: Mirza Ghalib

Quaide hayaat band o gham Asal mein dono ek hain Maut se pehle aadmi Gham se bisaat khaye kyun The prison of life and the bondage of grief are one and the same Before death, how can a man expect to be free of grief? Mirza Asadullah Beg Khan, (1797–1869) was a...