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Yes, Mayawati is 'goddess' for Dalits and BJP sucks at caste politics in UP

Jul 22, 2016

Yes, Mayawati is 'goddess' for Dalits and BJP sucks at caste politics in UP

Mayawati is not an ordinary Dalit leader, one who cannot be treated like other fossilised Ambedkarites or turncoats like Ram Vilas Paswan. #Mayawati #BJP #Narendra Modi #PoliticsDecoder #Mulayam Singh Yadav #BSP #Amit Shah #Dayashankar Singh
With rising Dalit anger, BJP may lose ground in poll-bound UP, Gujarat

Jul 21, 2016

With rising Dalit anger, BJP may lose ground in poll-bound UP, Gujarat

Elections in Gujarat are about 18 months away. It is too early to argue that the Dalit protests will harm the BJP in the next polls. Its impact would depend on its intensity, spread, and longevity. But, the Dalit unrest has given an opening to the Congress in the state. #Uttar Pradesh #Congress #BJP #PoliticsDecoder #Rahul Gandhi #Arvind Kejriwal #AAP #Rohit Vemula #UP elections 2017 #2017 UP elections #Dalit protests in UP #Hindutva Parivar
Dayashankar out, BJP vexed, but prostitute barb gives Mayawati few gains

Jul 21, 2016

Dayashankar out, BJP vexed, but prostitute barb gives Mayawati few gains

Even as Mayawati is trying to draw dividends due to a foul-mouthed former BJP leader Dayashankar Singh, it might prove difficult for her to sustain the anger among her supporters and translate them all into votes in the state polls next year. #Politics #Mayawati #BJP #Narendra Modi #PoliticsDecoder #Samajwadi Party #Bahujan Samaj Party #Arun Jaitley #Dalit #Akhilesh Yadav #States #Rita Bahuguna Joshi #Amit Shah #Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017 #Rohith Vemula #Dayashankar Singh #Dayashankar
BJP hopes to woo Dalits, but what about the party's integral Brahmin politics?

Jul 21, 2016

BJP hopes to woo Dalits, but what about the party's integral Brahmin politics?

The party’s attempts to woo Dalits continue to sit uneasily with the upper-caste Brahmanical politics that is integral to it. #Politics #BJP #PoliticsDecoder #Dalits #RSS #Ideology #caste politics #Brahmins
Mayawati remark: Did BJP just kiss goodbye to its chances in UP?

Jul 21, 2016

Mayawati remark: Did BJP just kiss goodbye to its chances in UP?

Dayashankar’s remark on Mayawati is the symptom of a bigger disease running in the party. How the BJP leadership handles it would be interesting to watch. #Mayawati #BJP #PoliticsDecoder #Hindutva #BSP #Dalits #Patels #Dayashankar Singh
United against Clinton, Republican Party seeks to rebrand Donald Trump as family man

Jul 20, 2016

United against Clinton, Republican Party seeks to rebrand Donald Trump as family man

Donald Trump secured the GOP mantle Tuesday night in a roll call vote that officially brought the outsider into the heart of American politics. #Donald Trump #PoliticsDecoder #Hillary Clinton #Republican Party #GOP #Ted Cruz #US Presidential Election 2016 #2016 US Presidential election #Mike Pence
Mayawati insult might rob Amit Shah of chance to mock napping Rahul Gandhi

Jul 20, 2016

Mayawati insult might rob Amit Shah of chance to mock napping Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi's act of dozing off in Parliament during Dalit protest issue has armed Amit Shah with strong talking points ahead of his upcoming rally in Agra #Mayawati #Gujarat #PoliticsDecoder #Rahul Gandhi #Amit Shah #Dalit protests #Daya Shankar Singh #Dhamma Viriyo
From Gooch's sweep to Kejriwal's jhadoo, Navjot Singh Sidhu's life has come full circle

Jul 19, 2016

From Gooch's sweep to Kejriwal's jhadoo, Navjot Singh Sidhu's life has come full circle

Navjot Singh Sidhu's impeccable anti-Badal credentials and unequivocal stand on Punjab's drug menace would make him a formidable adversary for the ruling combine in Punjab. #BJP #Punjab #PoliticsDecoder #Arvind Kejriwal #SAD #Navjot Singh Sidhu #AAP #Navjot Kaur Sidhu #Punjab Elections #anti-Badal #Sidhu Rajya Sabha exit #1987 cricket World Cup