Category Archive: Women's Rights=Human Rights

Anushay’s Point: Oscars Reflect White Privilege

The beginning of a new year means one thing in Tinseltown- award season. This week on PBS’ To The Contrary we talked about how the most important awards, the Oscars, are once again… Continue reading

Guest Post: What Is Micro-Machismo?

I still cannot believe I am lucky enough to have passionate and intelligent young feminists to intern with Anushay’s Point. This past Fall-Winter, Marta Cillero worked with me. Although she was born and… Continue reading

Happy New Year 2016!

Even though 2016 is a mere few hours away, and already arrived for many of you around the world, I still cannot believe 2015 is (almost) behind us. A big part of me… Continue reading

Wrapping Up 2015: The Year in Review

This time of year is normally filled with superlatives and I have to admit I love it. As a writer, looking back and reflecting on the year is one of my favorite things… Continue reading

Priscilla Chan: Will The First Lady Of Tech Please Speak Up?

*This post of mine is also published on The Huffington Post.* Mark Zuckerberg and I are best friends. Well, at least that is what I would like to believe by the number of times he… Continue reading

Newsflash: Fathers Also Need Paternity Leave

It may take two people to bring a child into this world, but once the baby gets here society usually likes to put the primary pressure on women and new mothers. My readers… Continue reading

ABC Exec Keli Lee Talks To Anushay’s Point

  *This post of mine is also published on Forbes Woman.* Despite seeing her face plastered on billboards across the country all summer, every Sunday evening when I tune into ABC’s hit show,… Continue reading

Zero Tolerance: Responding To UVA’s Rape On Campus On PBS

Saying it has been a difficult few weeks for anyone associated with the University of Virginia, as alum, students, faculty or sexual assault victims, would be an understatement. After the explosive investigative report… Continue reading

Stop Playing Nice: What Women Can Learn From Victoria Beckham

*This post of mine was also published in Forbes Woman, Huffington Post UK & ClickIttefaq.* Victoria Beckham is the top entrepreneur in Britain this year according to Management Today who applauds the pop star turned football star… Continue reading

Why I Am Voting And Why You Should, Too

They say you are only as good as the company you keep. In that case, I could not be more honored and thrilled to be on HuffPost Women’s list of 27 Influential Women telling… Continue reading