Diversity and Inclusion
Hollywood Foreign Press Association expels ex-prez over email calling Black Lives Matter a 'racist hate movement'
Phil Berk, who had been an HFPA member for more than 40 years, was expelled after he shared an article that described Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors as a “self-proclaimed trained Marxist."
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How This ‘Eco-Feminist’ Village In Rajasthan Is Promoting Gender Equality And Environment Conservation
At a time when boys are favoured over girls – who are usually viewed as a financial burden on families – in many parts of India, a village in the Rajsamand district of Rajasthan is fighting this prejudice which chained not women's aspirations but the old norms that once chained them.
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Indian cinema often fails to capture the overlapping of social identities, be it caste, class, gender or sexuality, believes director Neeraj Ghaywan. Fortunately, his brand of cinema is starkly different from the rest — and it is evident yet again in his recent short film, Geeli Pucchi, part of Netflix’s latest anthology Ajeeb Daastaans. The 40-minute long film – featuring Konkona Sensharma and Aditi Rao Hydari – is a nuanced tale of two women, who are divided, yet united by the injustices of inherently patriarchal and caste-driven paradigms.
'Writing for The Simpsons... evidently requires only complete ignorance,' Morrissey said about the show's portrayal of him
Seeking out today's innovations to reveal major trends for tomorrow is the goal of the Netexplo Observatory, which runs a global award scheme for emerging technologies. This year, the organization chose to honor the feminist social network Smashboard with its Grand Prix for 2021.
Tennessee House lawmakers on Monday passed a bill that would put public schools and districts at risk of civil lawsuits if they let transgender students or employees use multiperson bathrooms or locker rooms that don't reflect their gender at birth.
Washington [US], April 19 (ANI): Iranian-American director-writer Ramin Bahrani, who is nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay for the Netflix film 'The White Tiger', was subjected to racist remarks from a bystander while speaking to a group of Academy and BAFTA members.
Ramin Bahrani faces racist comments during online event; Priyanka Chopra, Ava Duvernay come out in support of director
Ramin Bahrani was speaking to producer Ava Duvernay when a man passed racist comments at The White Tiger director.
- The Quint
Ramin was speaking to producer Ava Duvernay when a man passed racist comments at him in Atlanta.
Priyanka Chopra Extends Support to 'The White Tiger' Director Ramin Bahrani Who Was Subjected to Racist Insult
Ramin Bahrani is known for Fahrenheit 451 and 99 Homes. The White Tiger star Rajkummar Rao, Adarsh Gourav, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Mahesh Manjrekar and Vijay Maurya.