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Feb 07, 2019
JNU sedition case: Arvind Kejriwal says chargesheet just before Lok Sabha polls raises several questionsArvind Kejriwal said the police took three years to file in a court the chargesheet in connection with the sedition case against former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others.
Jan 26, 2019
What's caste got to do with it: Being Savarna is an accident of birth, addressing injustices is a choiceAs an ally, I would appreciate feedback on what I can do to help, instead of my intentions being baselessly questioned. Most importantly, taking things out of context will weaken our collective fight against existing societal structures.
Jan 25, 2019
What's caste got to do with it: Being a Dalit writer and responding to Savarna criticismBecause our bodies are full of caste, and caste memories that have to be purged before we can move on to writing about other things, very few Dalit, OBC writers get to write about what they really want to write about: films, books, sex, technology, dating etc.
Jan 22, 2019
Raksha Kumar responds to Vijeta Kumar's column on Firstpost: Publishing unsubstantiated opinion is wrongThis is my rebuttal to the piece published by Firstpost on 19 January 2018 — For Rohith Vemula, who wanted to learn; and for Savarnas who are too good to learn — by Vijeta Kumar.
Jan 19, 2019
For Rohith Vemula, who wanted to learn, but ended up taking his own life; and for Savarnas who are too good to learnThose clueless about caste will never know why scores of DBA students never make it to the finish line in higher education, and why Rohith Vemula took his own life three years ago.
Jan 16, 2019
Kanhaiya Kumar and Co charged with sedition: Will the Indian media call out the farce of the JNU case this time?The filing of charges against JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and others has made the headlines across media outlets
Sep 25, 2018
TIFF 2018: Anand Patwardhan’s Vivek is an exhaustive commentary on a diminishing democracyVivek, divided into eight chapters, is an exhaustive commentary on the way an orthodox, militant and right-wing Hinduism has taken over every bastion of democratic thought in India.
Sep 17, 2018
All is not fair in love if you are in Telangana; Dalits let down by KCR's silence amid caste warSince the formation of Telangana in 2014, there have been seen 19 incidents of caste-based killings, according to the CPM-affiliated Inter-caste Marriages Federation.
Sep 04, 2018
Congress terms Lois Sofia's arrest an assault on Constitution, slams NDA government for 'undeclared Emergency'Congress said that the action against the woman was "completely uncalled for" and noted that it was the second such incident in a week's time, after the arrest of five Left-wing activists, that the authorities were acting against voices of dissent.
Jun 19, 2018
Rahul Gandhi turns 48: Congress chief, who once said 'power is poison', should focus on party rather than on 'hate Modi' missionA better thing for Rahul Gandhi to do will be to spend more time in nurturing the party and give us a straight fight, with a positive, alternate agenda in 2024.