AMERICAN BURQA

What is a Burqa? Images of Islam’s full-body veil wield a sociopolitical fashion statement that says everything from woman of mystery to paternal protection to a woman not allowed to…

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EXOTIC

In Michael Kirk’s Frontline documentary “The Choice 2016” the presidential candidates at the time are contrasted with each other in their ascent to running for Presidential office. https://www.pbs.org/video/frontline-choice-2016/ It describes…

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KINGMAKERS

Who is a "Kingmaker"? This term was first coined long ago in 16th century England. It is used to describe someone who himself cannot become a king because he is…

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MISSION

The mission of Resident Bolde is to create social awareness regarding the patriarchal causes of inequity faced by female physicians in training, to provide interpersonal coaching for female physicians in…

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FAQ

1.) What are some signs within an ACGME approved residency program that I may as a female resident be faced in future with gender discrimination?  Look at the number of…

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PATRIARCHY

A Few Big Picture Examples in Medicine and at Home The patriarchy is a hierarchical social system in which the two main groupings of power, sexual and financial, are passed…

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