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Apr 24, 2018
Dalit history month: In UP's Chitrakoot upper-caste sanitation workers outsource cleaning to lower-castes, paying them paltry sums as wagesIn Chitrakoot district’s Ramnagar block, we looked at the three villages of Atarsui, Chheebo, and Basingha as a sample, and found that upper caste members are pocketing the 22,000-a-month salary, and outsourcing the dirty jobs to lower-caste workers, paying them on adhoc basis, at paltry sums of Rs 200-300 as daily wages. It is a scam of the worst kind, riding on caste-discrimination.
Apr 14, 2017
Ambedkar Jayanti 2017: Here's a look at Dalit History Month to explore forgotten narrativesOn Ambedkar Jayanti, here's a look at a website which focuses on the history of dalits.
Apr 10, 2015
Ambedkar as the brand ambassador for ghar wapsi? RSS creates stir on eve of birth anniversaryThe RSS is all set to give BR Ambedkar a complete image makeover, even as political parties fall all over themselves to celebrate his 125th birth anniversary on 14 April.
Sep 23, 2014
History book wars: BJP, RSS rewriting Dalit history to target Muslims, say expertsAs part of its efforts to aggressively push the Hindu nationalist agenda and consolidate the Hindu vote, the RSS has sought to introduce communal overtones to the origins of caste in a never-before-heard-of take on Dalit history.