2017/07/31 | Liu Jia

How a Chinese Woman Defied Expectations to Become a Scientist

A Princeton cosmologist reflects on the personal and societal stumbling blocks she faced as a woman in a male-dominated discipline.

2017/04/12 | Ismail Shogo

Tackling Sex Re-assignment Surgery in Malaysia

Ismail Shogo outlines the Malaysian state’s stance on sex re-assignment surgery and seeks to analyze the rationale that underlies it.

2017/04/07 | Saigoneer

The Rise of Saigon’s Stand-Up Scene

Saigon's stand-up comedy scene is catching on and working to include comedians of different backgrounds. 'Diversity in general always makes for better shows,' said Diana Bailey.

2016/12/27 | Sarah O'Meara

How to Be more than a Token Woman in Chinese Politics

Exploring female representation in government and what the future holds for the coming generations in China.

2016/12/08 | Firliana Purwanti

Happily Ever After Divorce

'Unless we change our current perception of gender roles, the only way a woman can live happily is after her divorce.'

2015/12/23 | Kenzo

Male Police Officer Dismissed For Wearing Long Hair Draws Criticism in Taiwan

Deputy Secretary General of Taiwan Association for Human Rights (TAHR) Shi Yi-xiang points out that the National Police Agency (NPA) does not care about wearing long hair or not. The NPA is worried that once they give in and set a precedent, the police will start questioning the value of their superiors' commands.