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Why Bangladesh kissing photo led to uproar

It’s ironic that the dreamy photo of young lovers kissing in the monsoon rain caused such an uproar in Bangladesh, resulting in the photographer being beaten up and fired from his job. A picture of intimacy that incites violence is something we need to examine, especially in this global moment in which intimate violence and violent intimacy are finally being exposed and questioned, from the most humble spaces to the most hallowed ones.

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