LGBTQ+ Films In Bollywood That Brought A Much-needed Discussion To The Big Screen

5 LGBTQ+ Films In Bollywood That Brought A Much-needed Discussion To The Big Screen

Let’s take a glimpse into some of the best LGBTQ+ films that brought a much-needed discussion on queer rights to the big screen.
Why According to Science '100% Straight People' Are a Myth

Why According To Science ‘100% Straight People’ Are A Myth

A groundbreaking 2015 study at Cornell University, USA, strongly suggests the non-existence of totally straight people or heterosexuals.
In Photos: Ahmedabad Queer Pride 2019, Where Jubilation Took A Front Seat

In Photos: Ahmedabad Queer Pride 2019, Where Jubilation Took A Front Seat

A huge group of people came together to be a part of the Ahmedabad Queer Pride March, the first to be held after the overhaul of Section 377.
हम ही से है संविधान

हम ही से है संविधान

भारत जो विविधता का देश माना जाता है और शायद इसी विभिन्नता को केंद्र में रखकर संविधान की उद्घोषणा ‘हम’ से होती है| पर अब सवाल ये है कि क्या वास्तव में ये ‘हम’ इस संविधान के संरक्षण से बच पाया है? या सिलसिलेवार तरीके से इस ‘हम’ से कई विभिन्नताओं का बहिष्कार कर दिया गया है|
लैंगिक दायरों से परे होती है प्यार की परिभाषा

लैंगिक दायरों से परे होती है प्यार की परिभाषा

हमारे यहाँ तो प्रेम कहानियाँ ही लड़का-लड़की वाली गायी जाती है| पर इसका मतलब ये नहीं कि प्यार का दायरा सिर्फ यहीं तक है, वास्तविकता ये है कि प्यार की कहानी लड़का-लड़की तक सीमित सिर्फ इसलिए है क्योंकि समलैंगिक प्रेम कहानियाँ आज भी अंधेरे बक्से में बंद है|
The Anti-Trafficking Bill Puts The Lives Of Sex Workers At Risk. Here's Why.

The Anti-Trafficking Bill Puts The Lives Of Sex Workers At Risk. Here’s Why.

The Anti-Trafficking Bill conflates voluntary sex work with sex trafficking, putting the lives and livelihoods of many sex workers at risk.
Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga: Moving Towards Positive LGBTQIA+ Representation

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga: Moving Towards Positive LGBTQIA+ Representation

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga brought with it a shimmer of hope that alternative sexualities will find acceptance, not only on the screen but also in people’s mindsets.
In Photos: Mumbai's First Pride March Post 377 Ruling

In Photos: Mumbai’s First Pride March Post 377 Ruling

The striking down of Section 377 had been a consistent demand in the previous marches. With that goal having been achieved, this year, Mumbai's first pride parade post the ruling, saw demands for equal marriage and adoption rights, and inclusion of Dalit, Muslim, and other minorities in the mainstream dialogue, among others.
The Violence Behind Outing Someone And The Fatality of Queer Silence

The Violence Behind Outing Someone And The Fatality Of Queer Silence

Outing a queer person without our knowledge and permission is violent and unethical, as it suggests that our freedom can be taken away as punishment for our romantic, sexual transgressions.
TransVision: Breaking Stereotypes And Myths Around The Transgender Communities

TransVision: Breaking Stereotypes And Myths Around The Transgender Communities

TransVision, along with spreading information and educating the public, aims to provide a means of livelihood for transgender people.

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Majili Review: An Ideal Wife Is The One Who Suffers In Silence And Submission

Majili Review: Why Is An Ideal Wife She Who Suffers In Silence And Submission?

Majili is a recent Telugu release, directed by Shiva Nirvana that stars Samantha Akkineni, Divyansha Kaushik, and Naga Chaitanya.

Being 33 And Single Is Not A Crime: Unpacking Criticism Against Unmarried Women

What we need to understand before we start criticising unmarried women is that marriage is a conscious choice, not an expected natural act that must 'happen'.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.