Tag: Discrimination

Cycle of Monthly Discrimination

 
/ March 7, 2011

Menstruating women in Rajasthan are imposed with certain restrictions pertaining to food and mobility.

Tamil’s Transgender Community

 
/ December 27, 2010

Indian society has a 4000-year history of pushing its male to female transgender community into becoming Hijra.

India’s Untouched Temple!

 
/ November 3, 2010

Ramayana characters are worshipped in India while temples dedicated to the author of the epic is treated ‘untouchable’.

Indian Transgenders Seek Job, Dignity

 
/ November 2, 2010

Members of the Transgender community in India’s Tamil Nadu request the state to give them jobs and the right to a life of dignity.

Gender Bias In Wages

 
/ October 15, 2010

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

A Mirror To Valmiki Community

 
/ October 14, 2010

In this video the correspondent profiles his own community – the Valmikis, perhaps the most oppressed community in India.

Hijra LeaderTakes A Stand

 
/ September 24, 2010

Transgender rickshaw driver fights for his community, leads protests against corrupt police, municipal employees in India’s Allahabad.

Haryana TempleClosed to Dalits

 
/ September 2, 2010

In Haryana, people of Dalit communities, including the correspondent of this video are forbidden to enter temples.