Third Gender

Bad Hijras vs Good Trans and the Delusional Trans Utopia

Creating hierarchies of minorities within minorities is not helpful. We have to fight that fight together, not play the game of competing marginalities and disavowals of who we are historically and psychically based on fantasies of our own radicalism and supposed freedom to be who we are.

Trans Woman Fights for Right to Change Name

The change of one’s name only becomes official after being published in the Gazette of India. For transgenders, there is another additional complication of producing the SRS (Sexual Reassignment Certificate). The lack of a gender-corresponding ID card complicated things further.

Why So “3” ?

Delhi Queer Pride 2011 (Photo by: Shiv Sahoo) Damn the two, go to the One, He tolerates not even a single difference, And you, O squint-eyed! Talk of the th... Read More...
थर्ड जेंडर का आधा-अधूरा हक़। छाया: अमोल पालकर।

‘थर्ड जेंडर’ का आधा-अधूरा हक़

थर्ड जेंडर का आधा-अधूरा हक़। छाया: अमोल पालकर। पिछली दफ़ा साल २०१३ में समलैंगिकता से जुड़े मुद्दे के बाद जेंडर/लिंग/यौनिकता से जुड़ा एक दूसरा मामला देश के सर्वोच्... Read More...