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Mar 07, 2019
Fighting against prejudice: A transwoman's struggle to find a respectable job“I used to help clean houses and maintain lawns, anything to earn a little bit of money and feed myself,” Gudiya relates. And finding acceptance in mainstream society has never been easy, “My Muslim community think of Hijras as untouchables,” she remarks, “They can’t feed us one roti but they can beat the living daylights out of us.”
Nov 19, 2018
Transgender individuals demand safer, gender-neutral bathrooms in India post-Section 377 verdictAlthough institutions are slowly warming up to the idea of building gender-neutral or even restrooms exclusively meant for transgender individuals, the fear of potentially hostile bathroom policies in a public space, is still felt daily.
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?