Maansi Pandya

Maansi Pandya is a Vancouver-based freelance writer. She has a BA in sociology from UBC and is currently doing her postgraduate studies in Professional Communication at Douglas College in New Westminster. Maansi writes book reviews for BC BookWorld and reports for Douglas College’s student newspaper The Other Press.

Vancouver filmmaker Brishkay Ahmed tackles technology and women’s rights in Pakistan with 'Unveiled: The Kohistan Video Scandal'

In 2012, in a remote village in Pakistan, a cellphone video featuring four young women singing and clapping with two boys goes viral. As it spreads, rumours swirl the girls have been killed, put to...

Protests in pink: 15,000 join Women’s March in Vancouver

Wearing knitted pink hats and sensible shoes, thousands of protestors pushed strollers, held musical instruments and waved placards and signs as they worked their way to Jack Poole Plaza in downtown...