If you’re a cishet male/female, chances are you have never thought about how everyone in a restaurant will stare at you and judge you if you’re going out on a date. Things are starkly different for people in the LGBTQ community. In conversation with trans rights activist and transgender model Naaz Joshi, we uncover the problems the transgender community faces while on the quest for love.
LGBTQ is a newly coined all-encompassing term in the community of people whose gender or sexual identities can create shared political and social concerns. “Queer Community” and “Rainbow Community” are few of the other terms used to describe LGBTQ+ people. LGBTQ people are more likely to face mental health problems as a result of the prejudices and biases they have to face.
Read interviews of people who are famous and achievers in their fields and how they call themselves LGBTQ with much pride. They share their life stories and advice and suggest the best ways to deal with mainstream society, and they tell us how to find inclusiveness and happiness within it.
There are beautiful stories of how a mother came to accept her gay son and how a woman realised she was a lesbian when she could not enjoy physical intimacy with a man she loved. Browse through for some inspiring real-life stories.
Athlete Dutee Chand is a youth icon for reasons more than one. Not only does she hold the record as India’s fastest sprinter at the age of 25 but also owns her sexuality with pride and elan. She recently sent the media into a tizzy when she came out publicly as homosexual, declaring her love …