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The ruling class wars: What the VK Singh debacle signifies

Sep 25, 2013

The ruling class wars: What the VK Singh debacle signifies

Pratap Bhanu Mehta argues we are now witnessing an orgy of cannibalism among the ruling class as they tear each other than their institutions down. #VK Singh #MIddle Class #Debate #Society #Sociology #discourse #TV debates
Bihar to launch caste census from 20 April

Apr 19, 2012

Bihar to launch caste census from 20 April

Rural Development Minister Nitish Mishra said the state administration is fully ready to begin the much awaited caste census from panchayats to district level. #NewsTracker #bIhar #Sociology #Indian caste system
Human rights education will help get rid of caste prejudice: Social Justice Min

Jan 11, 2012

Human rights education will help get rid of caste prejudice: Social Justice Min

The Social Justice Ministry has recommended human rights education at various levels including civil services and other central service training institutions to get rid of caste-based discrimination. #Social Issues #NewsTracker #Education #Sociology #Caste system in India #Hindu law

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Human rights education will help get rid of caste prejudice: Social Justice Min

Aug 26, 2014

Breaking Bad, Miley Cyrus And Beyoncé Find Their Way Into College Courses: Cause For Concern?

Skidmore College (The Sociology of Miley Cyrus: Race, Class, Gender and Media), Rutgers University (Feminist Perspectives: Politicizing Beyonce), and SUNY Buffalo (Breaking Down Breaking Bad) are not the only colleges catering to popular Film, TV and... #Miley Cyrus #Harry Potter #Beyonce Knowles #Montclair State University #SUNY, Buffalo
Human rights education will help get rid of caste prejudice: Social Justice Min

Aug 24, 2014

Malala Yousafzai: People are listening to me. But I know that might change

Malala has travelled the world campaigning for education rights for girls but shes also studying for her GCSEs in Birmingham. Inez Sarkodee-Adoo, student, political activist and star of the Observers Social Mobility Programme, met her to discuss what... #London #Pakistan #United Kingdom #Bristol #Taliban #Queen Elizabeth II #Topshop
Human rights education will help get rid of caste prejudice: Social Justice Min

Aug 12, 2014

Tracked tweets reflect racist attitudes online, says of U of A researcher

As part of his Twitter Racism Project, Irfan Chaudhry, a sociology PhD student at U of A, tracked racist tweets from the six Canadian cities... #London #Pakistan #United Kingdom #Bristol #Taliban #Queen Elizabeth II #Topshop