Artistic expression helps overcome years of repression

“I didn’t really come out as Chinese until 12 years after I came out as a gay man. Let’s put it this way, my ethnicity was suppressed in the same way as my sexuality, but it took me longer to recognise suppressed ethnicity.”  – William Yang, Sydney based photographer.

 

A letter to Angelina Jolie by an Indian Transman

“Years of forced living in a gender identity that wasn’t my own, began to immobilize me. In a society that understands only two genders and in a medical system that sees abnormality in everything outside of it, going on is eventually impossible.”                            –  Satya is the founder & facilitator of the Indian Trans Group, Sampoorna

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