In this photo essay, Siddhi Bhandari explores gender relations in the context of holi, the Hindu festival of colors, as celebrated in the village of Chilkiya in the foothills of the Himalayas in Uttarakhand, India.
Over the past six months, three prominent cases of sexual harassment at UC Berkeley have garnered international attention and have resulted in two faculty resignations. But many students argue that the university has done too little, too late – and has severely mishandled sexual harassment investigations.
Long before “intersectionality” gave us a language to analyze the interactions of race, class, and gender, W.E.B. Du Bois examined the particular experience and role of black women in American capitalism.