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Representation Of Lesbian, Bisexual And Trans Women In Popular Media

Representation Of Lesbian, Bisexual And Trans Women In Popular Media

How does popular media like cinema, advertisements represent lesbian, bisexual and trans women in India?

Delhi Queer Pride 2015: Fight Against ALL Oppressions!

Delhi Queer Pride 2015 sent out a loud and clear message against the rising intolerant of a political climate. 
(Mis)Representation of LGBTQ People In Mainstream News Media

(Mis)Representation of LGBTQ People In Mainstream News Media

From homophobic coverage to victim narrative and sensitive reportage, we have all kinds of representations of LGBTQ people in the media.

A Mall In Hyderabad Restricts Entry to Trans Women

A couple days ago, there was an update on Facebook, which explained that a group of friends was restricted from entering GVK One, a large & well-known...

Boys of Bangladesh launches first-ever Bangladeshi lesbian comic “Dhee”

Boys of Bangladesh launches Dhee, a lesbian comic character.

The Transpeople Talk – Revisiting Society

I recently attend a seminar conducted by a Kolkata-based organization named Sambhavna run by and for the transpeople, conducting awareness programmes across the city.

How Do We See The ‘L’ In LGBT?

Quite recently, we all stepped forward and expressed our support and happiness at the SCOTUS Judgement with our rainbow coloured display pictures and #lovewins...

15 Books You Must Read To Understand Same-Sex Sexuality In India

Here's a curated – by no means exhaustive – list of books you can read to deepen your understanding of same-sex sexuality in India.

An Open Letter To The Supreme Court Of India On Legalising Same-Sex Marriages

Dear Supreme Court of India,Owing to the basic tendency (reduced yet unavoidable) of us, the East, to derive notions and lifestyles from the West, how about...

In Photos Delhi Queer Pride 2014: Loud, Proud And Out

Delhi Queer Pride 2014 was nothing less than a grand party. People from all ages came together to protest against the regressive law Section...

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Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

More than half the Tamil movies I watched had extremely light-skinned women from the North playing the roles of 'typical' Tamil women.
Why Do We Need The Menstrual Leave Policy In India?

Why Do We Need The Menstrual Leave Policy In India?

The debate on the ‘Menstruation Benefit Bill’ tabled by Ninong Ering, a Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha representing Arunachal Pradesh in 2018, triggered widespread discussion on the need to have menstrual leave policy for working women every month.
18 Indian Sportswomen Who Made A Difference In 2018

18 Indian Sportswomen Who Made A Difference In 2018

Here are 18 sportswomen in India whose achievements brought glory to our nation and we need to pay more attention to.