19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
I want freedom

"Feminists Across Generations" are an intergenerational feminist alliance that brings in activists and other individuals under one platform to stand up against gender-based violence and abuse against women in Bangladesh. In light of the growing gender based violence the alliance came together on 10th October 2020 and organized a protest march, "Rage Against Rape", in front of the national Parliament building in the capital Dhaka. In the photo, activist and co-founder of "Swayong.org", one of the member organizations of the alliance, chanting slogans in a mask with "I want Freedom" written on it, along the line of the theme of the march "We don't need saving, we want freedom".

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2020
Date Uploaded: 09.2021
Photo Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Camera: Canon EOS 6D
Copyright: © Md Muntasir