France’s highest civilian award, the “Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur” was given to Anjali Gopalan !
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There are more than 20 different types of genders other than male, female and Transgender.
How would you react if someone told you how to bring up your child, when your child has a better sense of equality than a good population of the world?
We are so happy to have Jeff Roy screen his stunning debut the documentary Rites of Passage at the Loft.
Cine Labia is back after a long break and we are back with a tribute to the acclaimed filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh.
Myna Mukherjee held an art exhibition called “Resist” at Gallery Beyond in South Mumbai as a formal response to the recent Delhi rape case.
Gopi is an artist out of time.
RITUPARNO… The name flows on the tongue, as a river is meant to be.
Check out filmmaker Jeff Roy’s experiences attending and capturing the festival on film in his latest Fulbright-mtvU documentary video installment.
My question is plain and simple; how many hijras do you personally know?
In Canada a trans woman was refused to try on a bridal dress at a store because according to the owner of the store she looked like a man.
There is a fine line between humor and everything else. One may think they have said the funniest thing of the hour, without giving the slightest of thought that their …
I was counseled by Bombay Dost when I was 18. I was on the scene when there was no internet and no party scene; it was a different time then.
This year at the Indian Film Fest of LA are some wonderful LGBT selections.
I drew a simple figure, slightly more muscular than was accurate, with a stoic face and probably more hair than I can honestly claim anymore.
Transcend is dedicated to creating a space for trans*, gender nonconforming, and gender-questioning Asians and Pacific Islanders to share experiences, distribute resources, build community, and strive for mutual empowerment. With joy, magic, and passion we transform, heal, and liberate ourselves to reach our full potential.
Parenthood is hard. Even when your children are regular and very ‘text-book’. It is doubly hard when your child has gender identity conflicts.
Right off the bat, the stage is set when Sherry promptly requests the judges to censor something – Sherry’s original name – Abhishek Soni. Naturally, the judges don’t oblige. Instead, rattling off Sherry’s audition form, the audience is made aware that Sherry is a pre-op male to female transsexual.
I fucked a vagina.
In a time when I believed my ideal man would be this slightly-older, well-built, multi-lingual, curry-loving, masculine gay man with loads of passion of sports, cooking, …