On International Women’s Day. it’s time to ask if we’ve really taken enough steps ahead. Read some thought-provoking pieces here!

People Like Us Don’t Do Gender Selection

Posted: June 4, 2012
Tags:

“Eclectic, interesting…will fill you with hope and resolve!” – Pick up our new short story collection, Women.Mutiny

People like us – educated, middle-class/affluent, urban, English-speaking people like us don’t do gender selection. We are not the ones who choose to abort on knowing that a foetus is female. Or so we like to think. Some of the comments in Sunil’s recent piece on whether we need Aamir Khan to educate us on this evil, also gave me the impression that somewhere in our hearts, we think the programme is meant for those unaware, uneducated masses and not for people like us.

Well, here I give you a page from a popular women’s portal, ostensibly written by and for people like us.

Do I need to say anymore?

Founder & Chief Editor of Women's Web, Aparna believes in the power of ideas

Learn More

How Women's Participation In Politics Can Help Advance Gender Equality

Comments

Stay updated with our Weekly Newsletter or Daily Summary - or both!

1 out of every 4 women suffers from PCOS.