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The Story of Lady Abala Bose, an Indian Feminist Who Spent Her Life Empowering Young Girls and Widows

Abala Bose might be famously known as the daughter of Brahmo reformer Durga Mohan Das, and wife of Indian scientist Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose, but there’s a lot more to know about her life. A fierce feminist, she was a staunch supporter of many causes, including education for women and the better treatment of widows in Indian society.

Although her father was a prominent figure, her mother Brahmamoyee almost finds no mention, even though she championed the cause for upliftment of young widows, who struggled with social oppression. She went out of her way to provide them with education and

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Robinhood has announced changes to its app and the hiring of an options education specialist after a young user’s suicide

Baiju Bhatt (left) and Vlad Tene are co-founders of commission-free trading app Robinhood.
Baiju Bhatt (left) and Vlad Tene are co-founders of commission-free trading app Robinhood.

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  • Robinhood, a commission-free trading app, said Friday it is making changes after a 20-year-old customer died by suicide thinking he incurred losses of over $730,000.

  • Co-founders Vlad Tenev and Baiju Bhatt said they’re expanding options-trading educational content and hiring a specialist to further assist users.

  • Robinhood is also working to improve messaging to customers about multi-leg options spreads, a complex style of options trading, and changing parts of its user interface.

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After a young customer died by suicide

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