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Jul 04, 2019
Haryana khap panchayat's directive against using caste surnames will do precious little to end discriminationDropping the caste surname might sound like an attractive idea, but it will not work in the long run to eradicate caste discrimination.
May 19, 2019
Arundhati Roy's The Doctor and the Saint: Strongest when scrutinising Gandhi, but falters on AmbedkarThe Doctor and the Saint is a decent starting point for those who seek to revise their own uncritical points of view about Gandhi. But for those looking to introduce themselves to Ambedkar — the man as well as his politics — you’re much better off reading Annihilation of Caste itself, followed by everything else Ambedkar wrote.
Oct 12, 2018
Pariyerum Perumal: Examining the anti-caste perspective of Mari Selvaraj's critically acclaimed filmThe movie Pariyerum Perumal, directed by Mari Selvaraj, has been widely debated for its explicit discussions on caste. But is it really anti-caste?
May 23, 2018
Dalit shahirs of Maharashtra: Bhimrao Kardak's jalsa against casteThe year was 1937. At Kasarwadi Dadar (in then Bombay), a meeting was held to discuss the upcoming Indian provincial elections. Bhimrao Kardak and his troupe of shahirs were part of this meeting, as was Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar
Apr 14, 2018
On Ambedkar Jayanti, meditations on his speech Mukti Kon Pathe?, which critiqued HinduismThis speech by Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar provided untouchables with a vast number of reasons to consider renouncing Hinduism | #FirstCulture
Jan 24, 2017
RSS says Dalit icon BR Ambedkar never represented any caste, favoured religion and was pro-VedicIn the latest of the many "correct the past" assertions, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) recently stated that contrary to what is believed, Ambedkar was never opposed to the Vedic religion and didn't represent any caste,
Jun 02, 2015
Certain ideologies weaken us by pitting one against the other: Rahul takes veiled dig at BJPInvoking Dalit icon BR Ambedkar's idea of "annihilation of caste", Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday made a strong pitch to end social discrimination and took a veiled dig at BJP cautioning against the "ideology that pits one against another".