LGBTQIA+

LGBTQIA+ glossary a big step forward

One must read the Tamil Nadu government’s notification of a Tamil glossary on appropriate language to be used for the community in this context. 

published on : 30th August 2022

Tamil Nadu issues G.O. on LGBTQIA+ glossary

A copy of the G.O. dated August 20, 2022 was submitted before Justice N Anand Venkatesh. 

published on : 24th August 2022

Transpersons policy to be finalised in four weeks, TN government tells HC

The State government on Monday informed the Madras High Court that a draft policy for transpersons was being circulated to various government departments and will be finalised in four weeks.

published on : 26th July 2022

Strides of pride at the Chennai Rainbow Pride Parade 2022

The last two years have been witness to some major developments for the community and there is much to celebrate, deliberate and change, but for yesterday, love and acceptance stood tall.

published on : 27th June 2022

Bringing queer narratives to the big screen

Presented in a hybrid format, this film festival is showcasing more than 150 films that focus on diverse stories from the LGBTQ+ community.

published on : 6th June 2022

Saying it out loud

Emotion-filled voices, rhythmic finger-snapping, and enthusiastic clapping greeted us when we entered Yellow Lights Media at Shahpur Jat on Sunday.

published on : 6th June 2022

The cost of societal oblivion

I wouldn’t speak of my condition with anyone, avoid interacting with my peers and not step out once I returned home. 

published on : 5th May 2022

Retelling stories with pride

Yash Sharma a 23-year-old student at Delhi School of Social Work, decided to come out as gay to his parents in early 2020.

published on : 30th April 2022

Disney workers plan walkout to protest ''Don''t Say Gay'' bill

Statements by Disney leadership over the Florida legislation "have utterly failed to match the magnitude of the threat to LGBTQIA+ safety represented by this legislation," the group said. 

published on : 16th March 2022