Director Neeraj Ghaywan takes us through his short film for Netflix that sensitively navigates the intersection of queerness, casteism and love.
“Being born in an upper-caste household, you are conditioned. Whenever I'd do something wrong, my brother would ask me to stop behaving like our maid, and I would get deeply offended at the comparison.”
200 million Indians are considered “untouchables” under a rigid Hindu caste system. But anti-caste activists are pushing back.
Why Indians Pissed off With Racism and Police Brutality in the US Don’t Care About the Same Issues in Their Own Country
Experts explain why many in India are selective with the issues that outrage them.