EP-6 Harold D' Souza
"President Obama was starting an Advisory Council on Human Trafficking and wanted survivors on board. I was the only Indi an American appointed to the council," says Mr D'Souza. "I started sharing my story and travelled far and wide to raise awareness about trafficking. Finally, my voice was heard when I got the call; the call from the White House. It has been over 16 year since Harold D'Souza arrived in the United States. One of the most vulnerable sections of society that is a an easy target for Human Trafficking is the LGBTQIA+ community members. With little or no acceptance from Society they often fall prey to false support and distant dreams of a better life from professional Human Traffickers. Harold Dsouza was one such victim who is now a proud survivor who is now actively working to help victims via his NGO Eyes Open International alongwith Prince Manvendra Gohil’s Lakshya Trust. They have joined hands to break this nexus that is now targeting the LGBTQIA+ community in full force
This is a podcast that will address all the topics and issues related to the LGBTQ community from the social, legal, medical, emotional and individual perspective . It will feature personalities that have stood ... for LGBTQ rights and the aim is to educate and raise awareness around the community . Hosted by Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil (First Gay Prince of India) who went against all odds . He chose the right to live an honest life against all pressures of his royal lineage , tradition , social pressure and rejection from all fronts. He was featured twice in the International talk show ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’. He has been very courageous in coming out as the first gay prince of India and are an icon and inspiration to many across the globe for having made your choices come what may. A podcast where he talks to eminent personalities from all walks of life who are from the community and stories of ordinary people as well who have dealt with this unnecessary stigma.