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PROOF Unearthed, Tedx and Saudi Arabia

Images taken by Smita Sharma for PROOF’s Unearthed project in India have been displayed at a Ted X conference event in Saudi Arabia on February 7th


The conference event hosted six female speakers who shared stories, research and realities of Muslim women and their identities as perceived by the world. The event explored the use of images and text and their potential as shape shifters of mindsets and the challenging of stereotypes. PROOF was delighted to support this event and the women holding and shaping this important conversation.

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India’s Top Police Official Stirs Up a Storm of Well-Deserved Criticism with Rape Comment

Many in India and around the world are rightfully livid, calling upon Ranjit Sinha, who leads the Central Bureau of Investigation in India, to step down from his position after he compared rape to unlicensed betting, stating “If you can't prevent rape, you enjoy it.” (Photo: CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, courtesy of NDTV)

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