A short piece on sitting on my grandfather's shoulders, watching the trains go by.
In contemporary, post-colonial India, Section 377 is used for arbitrary detention, interrogation, extortion, harassment and rape. Homophobia isn't just a colonial trait.
I just want to be able to take the last metro without having to worry about that ten-minute auto ride home.
As women, we often hear people tell us things like ‘Women set unrealistically high standards of beauty for themselves!’ or ‘No one’s forcing you to pander to those standards.’ Though …
Why are women made to feel like we need to mask our 'imperfections'?
All my life, 'friends' told me I didn't 'look' Sikh enough. They have no idea how much hurt they caused.
Justice awaiting, ministers berating, victims paraded while goons are for hire.