Priyanka Borpujari

Priyanka Borpujari

Journalist | Photographer

Reporting on human rights & everything in between. 2016 IWMF Adelante Fellow to El Salvador. 2015 IMC Medienbotschafter Indien-Deutschland. 2012-2013 IWMF Elizabeth Neuffer Fellow.

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Suicide or protest? Hunger strike rivets India - Opinion - The Boston Globe

Suicide or protest? Hunger strike rivets India - Op...

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Deadly savings - Opinion - The Boston Globe

Deadly savings - Opinion - The Boston Globe

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An American accent - Opinion - The Boston Globe

An American accent - Opinion - The Boston Globe

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Talk to my eyes, not to my chest

Talk to my eyes, not to my chest

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A day for indigenous people - The Angle - Boston.com

A day for indigenous people - The Angle - Boston.co...

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Greiving an extremist in India - Editorials - The Boston Globe

Greiving an extremist in India - Editorials - The B...

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On International Human Rights Day, wars over natural resources ...

On International Human Rights Day, wars over natura...

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Narrow focus on New Delhi incident misses scope of India's rape crisis

Narrow focus on New Delhi incident misses scope of ...

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Outrage over the culture of rape in India

Outrage over the culture of rape in India

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India's new leader faces old scars - Opinion - The Boston Globe

India's new leader faces old scars - Opinion - The ...

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Outrage over the culture of rape in India - The Boston Globe

In 2011, 24,206 rape cases were reported in India. That’s 66 per day — excluding the many rapes that go unreported for reasons that are as abusive as rape itself. A Thomson Reuters Foundation global poll revealed that India is the fourth-most dangerous place in the world for women. Even...

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Suicide or protest? Hunger strike rivets India - The Boston Globe

In the state of Manipur in northeast India, a young poet named Irom Sharmila Chanu began to fast in November 2000. The 28-year-old had launched her fast after the killing of 10 people allegedly by the Indian army in a suspected encounter with insurgents near the state capital. Her intention...

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‘Pretty Woman’ normalizes something that destroys lives - The Boston Globe

Across the country, followers of pop culture are marking the 25th anniversary on Monday of the movie “Pretty Woman,” and recalling the unlikely romance between a businessman played by Richard Gere and his hired escort, played by Julia Roberts. Television networks are airing the movie, one of the most successful...

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Too many bystanders to India’s culture of rape - The Boston Globe

I had one strike against me the moment I was born an Indian girl. Now, as a young adult living in the United States, I question how the devaluation of females in India can still persist, and why so many males in the growing country refuse to act against it....

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Indian gang rape victim went to court for 11 years, but her ordeal continues - The Boston Globe

She was still a teenager when a pack of young men pulled her into a car, tortured her, and gang-raped her....