Gay Teen, 15, Sets Himself On Fire Following Homophobic Bullying

Gay Teen, 15, Sets Himself On Fire Following Homophobic Bullying

A fifteen year old boy from Agra, India, (who has remained unidentified by the press) set himself on fire this Sunday following homophobic abuse he received from school mates. Reports are saying that the student was discovered being intimate with a fellow male student in a local park, and subsequently received harassment and abuse. Following […]

Essential Opinion: TransIndia: A Documentary about the Trans Community in India

This incredibly powerful film is set in Ahmedabad, India, and the documentary focuses on the Hijra community and how they are outcasts in a society that once valued them as Mother Goddesses

Essential Opinion: TransIndia: A Documentary about the Trans Community in India

TransIndia, a documentary about the transgender community, known as Hijras, Kinnar and Masiba, in India is currently playing the festival circuit to rave reviews and has recently won the Award of Merit at the Best Shorts Competition. This incredibly powerful film is set in Ahmedabad, India, and the documentary focuses on the Hijra community and […]