As Parliament is set to consider stricter rape laws, little has been done to address sexual crimes against young boys
India’s first government-sponsored literary meet for transgender people was held in Kolkata on July 17th. Transgender poets performed at a full venue at Sahitya Akademi, an organization under the Union Culture Ministry. The event was chaired by Dr. Manabi Bandopadhyay, India’s first transgender college principal. The poets invited were Shankari Mondal, Aruna Nath, Debdatta Biswas,…
The new bill fails to distinguish between those trafficked and those who voluntarily go into unorganized labor and sex work
Widespread violence and political killings in recent polls point to a tradition of violence in the Indian state of West Bengal
Suri Mukherjee reviews some of the films screened on the 5th day of the festival aka Super Saturday. It is the last of the Iris Reviews.
Suri Mukherjee reviews some of the films screened in the festival on its 3rd day.
Documentary filmmaker Olivia Crellin of ‘Sununú: The Revolution of Love’ talks about transgender rights, Ecuador and the starring couple.