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    The shutter that shatters gender stereotypes

    16 Jun 2009


    Photo:Sudiptorana/WACC

    Photo: Sudiptorana/WACC

    The women paddling in this stunning photo are having fun and a good workout – while breaking cultural barriers. They are competing in a traditional race against men in their village in West Bengal, India, racing against the gender-based division of labour and leisure, paddling energetically into a male space. More »