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Sep 06, 2018
SC verdict on Section 377 won't end fight against inequality; love is as much about caste, class and religious struggleThe years-long fight against Section 377 talks deeply about caste-class networking among lawyers, who while choosing to be in opposition to Hadiya, or rape law reforms, still get to claim their solidarity for queer love
Jul 22, 2018
Love and Swan Lake: Challenging gender norms through different interpretations of the balletSwan Lake attracts choreographers who want to re-evaluate what the tale signifies, as well as the question of who gets to fall in love on stage
Feb 03, 2018
Padmaavat: Amid Rajput romance and valour, Bhansali gives us a most queer love storyPadmaavat's true subversiveness lies in sneaking in a gay love story in a film that's a paean to heterosexual passion
Jan 25, 2018
LGBTQ individuals told to dress 'queerly' for newspaper photo shoot: Incident's an eye-opener on stereotypingHave you subconsciously contributed to the propagation of LGBTQ stereotypes in India despite your best intentions? | #FirstCulture
Dec 28, 2017
#NoGenderDecember hopes to end stereotyping: Can it change the way we think of gender?Perhaps the small step of #NoGenderDecember could enable a giant leap for humankind
Nov 12, 2017
How Nancy Friday helped generations of Indian women to acknowledge their sexual desiresNancy Friday normalised the idea of women having sexual desires and liking it, something society in the ‘70s was completely unprepared for
Oct 07, 2017
Letter to the Subalterns: To everyone who has the courage to come out as bisexualComing out as a bisexual has its unique set of challenges, as b isexuals get short shrift not only from the heterosexual majority, but also from the LGBT community.
Sep 30, 2017
Pornhub Insights for 2017 reveal just what Indian men and women are searching for onlineWhat have Indian men and women been looking for when it comes to porn, in 2017? Pornhub Insights pulled up some data for Firstpost:
Jul 31, 2017
Sex and the older woman: The female libido doesn't come with an expiry date attachedThank God they made it official; older women can have sex. A foreign ruling just said so. And closer home, a film almost allowed it.
Jun 15, 2017
AYUSH ministry's no sex, no meat advice for pregnant women is yet another case of body policingTime and again, the government is just attempting to do the most convenient thing when it comes to prenatal care — policing women's bodies. And as if this odd conflation of morality and sexuality isn't enough, it's funny how pregnant women are asked to control lust when marital rape is still legal.