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Fighting the Taboo of Being Left-handed

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Published on Oct 21, 2009

Rocketboom's Humanwire correspondent Dr. Manjiri Prabhu reports on the difficult lives of left-handers and the association that promotes awareness in Pune, India.

Story Links:

Manjiri Prabhu
http://www.manjiriprabhu.com/

Left Handers
http://www.lefthanders.org/

Pune City
http://punecity.com/ourcity/informati...

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Comments • 502

Matthew Toney
I'm Left handed and proud :) Watching this made me so upset, because of all the little kids who were mistreated and looked down on all because of their hand dexterity. Like what the person below said "Lefties may take over" And it would be sad if we turned the tables and let some of you know what it's like to try and change your hand dexterity.
kanamekuran23
Watch out righties, we lefties are taking over this world
kanamekuran23
I'm so happy I'm left handed
Legion
I am left handed and I don't have much of a problem using right handed stuff. I will say though people should stop trying to change us left handed people
Millie Matthews
Same <3
Hitesh Jhala
I feel proud of being Left-hander.
Gahsnaw
A Mouse can be switched to function as a left handed mouse.
Obeijin
I'm glad you're glad. LOL.
Daniel Schäfer
Lol, i'm glad to be right-handed because it helps in most situations ;D
Obeijin
Actually, I'm glad to be left-handed. In some situations it helps. We have to learn how to use both hands more than right handed people.
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