sorayachemaly:

Every few months, a new product to help women avoid rape hits the market. This week’s is an innovative new nail polish that can identify the presence of drugs when dipped in a drink.

Considering that conservative estimates put the percentage of American women who’ve suffered sexual…

Amazing! More women, South Asian women included, should be encouraged to achieve STEM careers!

glowcloud:

dailydot:

Congratulations, gamer girls—you’re officially at the top of the food chain when it comes to games. A new study released by the Entertainment Software Association has revealed that adult women now occupy the largest demographic in the gaming industry. Women over 18 made up a whopping 36 percent of the gaming population, followed by adult men at 35 percent. 

I cannot wait for men to cry about this

(via angrywocunited)

niqabisinparis:

Please keep my mother in your prayers. We’re waiting for some test results to see if she might have cancer. 

badass-bharat-deafmuslim-artista:

I feel depressed at the thought that I would never be able to read every great book, essay, short story written / published; nor can I look at every beautiful painting, photo, illustration out there in existence, or be able to watch every amazing movie from each culture / language / nation on Earth.

Can you imagine how many amazing pieces of art are out there that we will never see, read, watch, and/or hear?

Letting go of people that are harmful to your heart is a act of self care. 

Letting go of people that are harmful to your heart is a act of self care. 

YES. It’s, of course, every woman’s decision whether or not she wants to remove any hair on her body. But NO-ONE has the right to shame you for making either choice. Honor your heartbeat by honoring your body the way you want to and supporting your friends’ and sisters’ right to choose too!

It’s incredibly sad that education about menstruation is lacking in South Asia. It’s a completely natural process that should not be talked around or shamed.