Contemporary Social Stratification: The Impact of Gender on Education and Healthcare in India

Social stratification refers to society’s categorization of its people into groups based on socioeconomic factors like wealth, income, race, education, gender, occupation, and social status, or derived power.  While the concept traces its roots from early 20th century, the consequences of the practice make it…

Continue Reading Contemporary Social Stratification: The Impact of Gender on Education and Healthcare in India

Violence in Silence

Although home is a safe place for some, it is not a safe space for all. In fact, with COVID-19 lockdown in place, there has been a surge in instances of domestic violence. All over the world, victims of domestic abuse are more vulnerable and…

Continue Reading Violence in Silence

Importance of Women’s Role in Economic Development

Horrifying global surge in domestic violence against women as fear of coronavirus has grown: UN chief 'Antonio Guterres' {April 2020} 'If the women participates in workforce in par with man, then Indian economy (GDP) could boost by 27%' : Ex-chief of IMF 'Christine Lagarde' India…

Continue Reading Importance of Women’s Role in Economic Development