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Nov 16, 2018
Short history of word 'Dalit': Move to scrap use of term has roots in history; all ruling parties have applied labels to communityAnd yet, every time the community has fought back and reasserted its rights in a dominant upper-caste society, they have managed to reunite under the canopy of the term 'Dalit' rather than any other nomenclature that the non-Dalits may have tried to ascribe to the society.
Aug 20, 2018
Khanderav Parit's battle against caste: How a former mill worker is fighting oppression through his writingsAn award-winning rural author, mill worker, and now a farmer, Khanderav Parit’s writings reflect the everyday life of the oppressed.
Dec 03, 2017
Gujarat election 2017: Here’s what you should know about Modi’s two stalwart predecessors in GujaratNarendra Modi is mostly a sui generis politician. In simple language, one of a kind, in a class by himself. But there are two former chief ministers of Gujarat whose tricks and tactics must have gone into the making of Modi. Consider it this way: When a younger Modi, as BJP state unit organisational secretary, was trying to make space for the party, he had to contend with these two gentlemen more than the rest.
Feb 06, 2013
Won't eat in vessels cleaned by dalit woman, say Gujarat studentsIn a shocking case of discrimination, students of a government school in Sabarkantha district of Gujarat have rejected the government's mid day meal scheme because the utensils used are washed by Bhavanaben Makwana, a dalit woman.