The Struggle of LGBTQ Groups in India

The first thing that coursebooks teach a child is that there are two types of genders, i.e., male and female. This is where the roots of the problem lie. A child is taught since the beginning that there are only two genders, so when he/she grows up, it becomes really difficult to give up onContinue reading “The Struggle of LGBTQ Groups in India”

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”

Adam, Eve and…

Every human being in this world is created by God and has to be recognized equally. I am what I am, so take me as I am   – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ‘Transgender’ is an umbrella term and is different from LGB- lesbian, Gay, Bisexual. There is often confusion relating to various concepts related toContinue reading “Adam, Eve and…”