Sunday, May 29, 2016| Latest E-book
You are here:
LGBT
#

LGBT

Articles

Movies mirror reality: Queer cinema offers a striking reflection of our diversity

May 22, 2016

Movies mirror reality: Queer cinema offers a striking reflection of our diversity

In the run-up to the Kashish Queer International Film Festival, director Sridhar Rangayan traces the evolution of queer cinema #LGBT #Aligarh #Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival #Angry Indian Goddesses #Sridhar Rangayan #FWeekend #queer cinema #LGBT films
Letter to the subalterns: Effeminate Boy, enjoy every moment of being different

May 07, 2016

Letter to the subalterns: Effeminate Boy, enjoy every moment of being different

Equal rights activist Harrish Iyer writes an open letter to all effeminate men, stereotyped by society, to be unapologetic about who they are #Homosexuality #LGBT #Gender #Identity #Sexuality #masculinity #Harrish Iyer #FWeekend #effeminate
'Pansexual', 'panromantic': Labels may sometimes help, but more often restrict us

May 01, 2016

'Pansexual', 'panromantic': Labels may sometimes help, but more often restrict us

Labels can help us better navigate the world. But they can also be restrictive, especially when used in the context of mental health and identity. #Psychology #LGBT #Identity #Sexuality #Abnormal psychology #Schizophrenia #ADHD #Labelling #heterosexual #LGBTQ #Homosexual #FWeekend #DSM-V #danger of labels
In landmark victory for the LGBT community, Colombia legalises same-sex marriage

Apr 29, 2016

In landmark victory for the LGBT community, Colombia legalises same-sex marriage

Colombia became the fourth South American country to allow same-sex marriage when the constitutional court definitively legalized it on Thursday. #Brazil #NewsTracker #Same-sex marriage #LGBT #Argentina #Uruguay #Latin America #Mexico #Colombia
Curb the rising tide of religious intolerance: We must lend a hand to Bangladesh

Apr 28, 2016

Curb the rising tide of religious intolerance: We must lend a hand to Bangladesh

The Indian activists have worked with all political parties, including the right wing BJP and hence is making its presence felt in the social and political landscape. I think we can put out a helping hand to get our Bangla brothers and sisters out if necessary. #Bangladesh #InMyOpinion #LGBT #Bangla #Xulhaz Mannan
Bangladesh urged to probe LGBT murders

Apr 27, 2016

Bangladesh urged to probe LGBT murders

Bangladeshi authorities should immediately investigate the killings of two lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) human rights activists, Human Rights Watch said. #LGBT #Dhaka #Free Speech #Human Rights Watch #Bloggers #LGBTQI #Bangadesh #Xulhaz Mannan #Tonoy Mahbub
Young gay, bisexual men more likely to attempt suicide

Apr 27, 2016

Young gay, bisexual men more likely to attempt suicide

Gay and bisexual men under the age of 26 are six times more likely to attempt suicide or self-harm compared to those aged over 45, a new study has claimed. #NewsTracker #Health #Gay #LGBT #suicide #depression #bisexual #FHealth
Bangladesh: Police detains student in connection with murder of LGBT rights activist

Apr 26, 2016

Bangladesh: Police detains student in connection with murder of LGBT rights activist

Bangladesh police detained a college student in connection with the brutal killing of two gay rights activists at an apartment in the national capital. #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #LGBT #Jamaat-e-Islami #Sheikh Hasina #Secularism #BNP
Two people, including pro-LGBT editor, hacked to death in Bangladesh

Apr 25, 2016

Two people, including pro-LGBT editor, hacked to death in Bangladesh

Two people including a pro-LGBT editor of a magazine were hacked to death by unidentified assailants in Bangladesh on Monday, the media reported. #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #LGBT #Dhaka #Zulhas Mannan #Rupban
Diversity: It's more than just a 'nice-to-have' category, it's a competitive advantage

Mar 23, 2016

Diversity: It's more than just a 'nice-to-have' category, it's a competitive advantage

Diversity and Inclusion – while accruing more mindshare than ever before, is still bucketed in the ‘nice to have’ checklist category. Few organisations have appreciated its full potential as a competitive advantage #InMyOpinion #ICICI Bank #TheySaidIt #Indian Army #LGBT #Diversity #inclusion #Welingkar Institute of Management #Mahindra United World College