Why It Is Hard For Disabled Women, Queer Persons To Leave Abusive Partners

Bengaluru: Reema*, 32, has been married for about five years but the man she thought would be her life partner has turned out to be a …

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Desire, Sexuality And Choice: Disabled Indian Women And Queer Persons On Their Experiences

Bengaluru: When they were 18, Nu, a non-binary person with physical and speech disabilities, recalls apologising often to their dates: “I’m sorry I walk with a …

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‘How will you manage?’ How Disabled Women Are Forced Into Surgical Procedures

Bangalore: Nearly a decade ago, Smitha*, who lives with cerebral palsy,  underwent a surgery to remove fibroids from her uterus. The doctors, at the time, asked …

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