All Posts by Swadha Sharma

Indian Abortion Laws During COVID-19 and Changes to Adopt thereafter

Artwork by Kirstie Bones for amplifier.org Right to abortion is recognized in the Indian constitution under Right to Privacy and personal liberty under Right to life.[1] Hence, India, even though does not have ideal reproductive laws, has an ideal spirit of liberalization inculcated in its Constitution. On March 25, India imposed a nationwide lockdown dueContinue reading “Indian Abortion Laws During COVID-19 and Changes to Adopt thereafter”

Everything that is wrong with the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2019

Original Artwork by the author “I’m both a man, and a woman, and yet neither a man nor a woman. I’m my own gender”[1] Imagine living in a body which is yours but doesn’t feel like home. Imagine being identified by others as someone who is not you. What just might be an uncomfortable scenarioContinue reading “Everything that is wrong with the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2019”

Perhaps – The Last Aubade

{Through the tired eyes of a man of 80, at the oakwood hospital ~} Morning creaks and I see the Sunrise through the hospital window. Your silhouette blocks the brightness; Only allowing the handpicked mellow sunrays to greet me. Even while sleeping, you put yourself between me and the shards of the broken world. KeepingContinue reading “Perhaps – The Last Aubade”

Changes in Labour Laws across India during the 2020 Lockdown

Considering that every introduction is supposed to be given birth with a definition as a peep into the topic, in this situation, that theory fails, massively. Under the Constitution of India, labor falls within the ambit of the concurrent list giving legislating power to both the Central and the respective state government. But while exceedingContinue reading “Changes in Labour Laws across India during the 2020 Lockdown”

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