India’s Anti-LGBT law that was, and then it wasn’t, and then it was
By Kell Andersen
India’s relationship with LGBT issues can – perhaps ironically – be summed up perfectly in just two words: it’s complicated.
Indeed, it would be easy to take one look at stories of the way LGBT people have been treated in India and assume that it’s a country with deeply entrenched anti-queer attitudes.
But as with so many aspects of Indian culture, the truth is much more complex than it first appears.