Season 11: Episode 4: Urvashi Vaid

Season 11: Episode 4: Urvashi Vaid

Season 11: Episode 4: Urvashi Vaid

Making Gay History | LGBTQ Oral Histories from the Archive - November 24, 2022 - 29:52

Indian-born activist and lawyer Urvashi Vaid was fiercely attuned to injustice from an early age. Adamant that the fight for LGBTQ equality cannot be separated from other progressive struggles, she became one of the most influential, outspoken, and inspiring movement leaders in recent history.Visit our episode webpage for background information, archival photos, and other resources, as well as a transcript of the episode.For exclusive Making Gay History bonus content, join our Patreon community.———

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