New Delhi: Authorities collude to run flesh trade and sex slavery in the red-light areas of Delhi, Mumbai and Calcutta.
‘We Know GB Road Brothels Are Run By Two Senior Delhi Politicians’: DCW Chairperson Swati Maliwal talks about her dream to make Delhi a place where no brothel should have minors and no woman must be trafficked.
Outlook’s Minu Ittyipe’s cover story on sexual abuse in the Catholic Church. http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/the-sins-of-our-fathers/298386%E2%80%8B
My interview with Most Rev. Theodore Mascarenhas, Secretary General of Catholic Bishop’s Conference of India. “If we have failed in any way, we would apologise to the people we have hurt. That is the official position. This is why we are working on our own sexual harassment policy at work.” he says. http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/we-are-trying-to-fix-our-policy-on-sexual-harassment/298389
My story on when India will have its ‘Spotlight moment.’ http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/light-from-a-lens/298390
“The Government Has Tried To Put My Bill Under The Carpet; It’s Diluted”DMK MP Tiruchi Siva on ‘the flawed and watered-down version’ of the bill on transgenders introduced in the LS
New Delhi: In what is the last stretch of one of the biggest civil rights issues India has seen in recent times, can an editorial change in media reporting affect how the heterosexual masses interact with India’s sexual minorities? Read more at this link: http://www.outlookindia.com/blog/story/media-forgets-section-377-affects-heterosexuals-too/3694
New Delhi: Public opinion on crimes against women has pushed for stronger legislation when it comes to juveniles accused of heinous crimes. But the men I met only had gratitude for the current juvenile system that focuses on rehabilitation. They fear that ratcheting up punishment will not address crime. Read it at this link: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/blink/know/no-age-of-innocence/article8077747.ece