Tag: Discrimination

Manipuri Transgenders Seek Acceptance

 
/ May 24, 2011

Despite their efforts to fit in, the transgender community still faces frequent discrimination.

Mobile Users Hassled By Security Measures

 
/ May 12, 2011

In the name of national security, mobile phone users in Assam were forced to re-submit their identity documents.

Sex Change Surgery Gone Wrong

 
/ May 6, 2011

In India, Sex Reassignment Surgery can be a grueling experience because it is done illegally and unprofessionally.

Gender Bias In Wages

 
/ April 27, 2011

Women farm workers in rural India labour hard, but are paid only half of what men are. This video captures the bias in Maharashtra state

Dalits Raise Voice Against Land Usurpers

 
/ April 26, 2011

In Kanchiwaram, Tamil Nadu, Dalits are fighting to get land that had been donated to them.

IndiaUnheard Helps The Gay Community To Organize

 
/ April 25, 2011

Sarwat’s video on homosexuality made a first step for change in the gay community in Raipur.

Tribal Girl Yearns For College

 
/ March 31, 2011

Alamelu has been waiting for her community certificate to enter college for more than one year.

Identifying The Real Identity: Exercise To Help Community Correspondents Identify Their Core Issues

 
/ March 10, 2011

During the IndiaUnheard training, director Stalin K held a special session on identity. The session saw community correspondents speaking aloud about issues that are dear to their hearts such as gender discrimination, caste-based violence, economic deprivation, terrorism and destruction of forest land. Each of the CCs has deep personal connection...