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Shillong's Twisted World Cup Football Machismo » RAIOT
In #Shillong, never is #masculinity as intensively interrogated as during the World Cup...Personally, I had never developed a love for any sport, let alone football. This year’s world cup for me is a time machine. As it takes me back, I rediscover an old feeling of resilience. Each time the world cup happened, it has allowed for me to become a target of collective bullying. “Why are you such a sissy?”, “What kind of man are you?”, “Hijras like you should not be born”.