Making Transgender Rights a Reality in India

Making Transgender Rights a Reality in India

  “While there is no shame in being gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex or even straight,” says Ramesh Bais, a member of parliament from India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, “there is most certainly shame and dishonor in being a homophobe, a transphobe and a bigot.” This strong public acknowledgement of the LGBT community, long…