Out of Shadows

Homosexuality as a cultural phenomenon is not new in India and Prostitution as a profession has a long history. However representation of  homosexuals and sex workers through stereotypes in mainstream media, cinema and literature; marginalization, discrimination, isolation, social exclusion, sexual abuse, targeted violence, harassment has resulted in these individuals live “closeted” lives.

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Out of Shadows: Strengthening Advocacy Activities for Gender & Sexual Minorities and Sex Workers’ (launched on December 1, 2013) is a Radio Active CR 90.4 MHz initiative in association with similar interest groups and aims to amplify voices of the sexual minority community and facilitate in the creation of their own media landscape without any mis-representation or under-representation and on ground interventions.

Listen to our first radio documentary as a part of the Out of Shadows series –  Coming Out by clicking here:

https://soundcloud.com/the-year-to-hear/coming-out-out-of-shadows

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