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Nov 17, 2017
Amber Heard believes the term LGBTQ doesn't help the community as much as it used toHeard said even educated people tend to hide behind such terminology by "adding letters" and remain stuck with regressive ideas.
Nov 06, 2017
Twitter under fire for censoring LGBTQ terms such as 'bisexual' in a recent updateTwitter CEO Jack Dorsey had said that the social media platform would take a more aggressive stance in its rules and its enforcement of them.
Oct 15, 2017
Apple's Vice President of Inclusion Denise Young Smith apologises for controversial diversity remarkSmith was explaining how Apple focuses on diversity and commented that there could be "twelve white blue-eyed blonde men in a room who are still diverse".
Oct 15, 2017
Could UN's global corporate standards make Indian workplaces more inclusive for LGBTI individuals?Influential personalities from the corporate world and a UN spokesperson came together to discuss the newly-framed standards to prevent discrimination against the LGBTI community. They shared insights on how the current Indian law impacts this issue, how to sensitise employees, the role that the private sector can play
Sep 24, 2017
Transgender persons need to be recognised as human beings; not deified or demonisedOn the one hand, our culture deifies transgender people — on the other, it demonises them for who they are. What if we just learned to look at them as 'people' instead?
Sep 11, 2017
Mona Ahmed, dancer and LGBTQ icon, passes away aged 81Mona Ahmed, dancer and LGBTQ icon breathed her last in Delhi on 9 September. Ahmed was a transgender and had been photographer Dayanita Singh's muse.
Sep 02, 2017
Right to Privacy verdict: For LGBTQ community, this judgment is a big step in fight against Section 377When the Supreme Court declared the right to privacy a fundamental right, the LGBTQ community in India was taken by surprise.
Aug 19, 2017
Accused in Pune gangrape case get bail: Govt, courts aren't doing enough for justice for transgendersThe government has waited far too long to provide procedural mechanisms for transgenders.
Jul 13, 2017
aAA eEE Anjali: This web-series by the transgender community hopes to bust myths, misconceptionsThe YouTube channel TransVision hosts the web series Aae Ee Anjali by the transgender community to provide factual information on their lives
Jul 03, 2017
Same-sex marriage legalised in Germany: Gay couples granted adoption rightsIn a watershed moment for Germany, the nation's parliament supported the legalisation of same-sex marriage. The move was hailed by LGBT rights activists and Leftist parties