New York Times: Nepali Women in Queens Challenge Tradition, Taking Lead With Quake Aid

“We have kept Adhikaar’s leadership, especially at the board level, all women because it is our way of addressing the patriarchy,” Ms. Ranjit, the group’s executive director, said in her office in Jackson Heights. “We are women, but we are working for social justice. We are women, but we are representing the entire community.” Read the full article here.