Sex workers

Wednesday 28 June 2017, 07:00 PM

Transgender Short Film Screening: Andy Hayward and Olivia Crellin

Join us in celebration of International Pride Month with a screening of 2 short films around transgender issues followed by a Q&A with both directors, Andy Hayward and Olivia Crellin

August 31, 2012

Insight with Lydia Cacho: Slavery Inc.

By Jim Treadway In Mexico over the past decade, several dozen journalists have been killed, abducted, and tortured. ¬†Crime flourishes, and ties between cartels and politicians are deeply intertwined. Yet journalist Lydia Cacho has persisted in uncovering these networks, risking her life to tell the stories of their victims and reveal the businessmen and politicians […]

May 12, 2009

India Elections: A small car, sex-workers and the vote

  I have wanted to write about Sonagacchi since I moved back to Kolkata for one reason: in a country where morality is all pervasive, here exists an isolated world, centuries old, which has lived and grown with India’s democracy. In the beginning, Sonagacchi — literally ‘The Golden Tree’ in Bengali — was where the […]