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Kannada gets its first Anti-caste Rapper: Harish Kamble

Harish Kamble, a young music enthusiast from Karnataka has taken the social media platform by storm with his unique piece of musical art. Harish...

Suicide Prevention in India: Are We Doing Enough?

The stigma around mental health issues does not merely refer to whether mental health issues are being addressed, but also how they are being...

West Bengal: Jadavpur University Professor Faces Casteist Abuse on Social Media

On September 2, Maroona Murmu, an Associate Professor at the History Department of Jadavpur University, was barraged with casteist abuse on social media when...

Justice Karnan and The Challenge He Posed to An Exclusionary Judiciary

Justice C.S Karnan recently extended his support for Prashant Bhushan, who was convicted for contempt of court by the Supreme Court. Justice Karnan described...

Balesar: 2 Dalit Men Assaulted for Entering Temple, and Entering Village

Rajasthan: A Dalit youth who went to a temple to get anointed was beaten up in Belwa Khatriya village in Balesar, Rajasthan. Ganesharam Gurda...

Water Inequality in India & the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the world’s attention back to the need of equitable access and provision of clean water. The WHO in its Interim...

Fandry: An Unflinching Look at the Enduring System of Caste

Fandry is a 2013 Marathi film which explores the practices and effects of the caste system from the point of view of an adolescent...

25-year-old Dalit Man Killed, Paraded naked in Gujarat

In Ravi village, Banaskantha district, Gujarat, another incident of caste atrocity has come to light. A 25-year-old Dalit man, Pintu Galchar, was stripped, killed...

California: Cisco sued over job discrimination based on caste of an...

Silicon Valley giant Cisco Systems Inc. was sued by California regulators on the grounds of job discrimination against an Indian American employee. The employee...

Ayyankali : the first revolutionary voice against the upper castes in...

Ayyankali, a forgotten hero, was a social reformer in the state of Kerala. He worked for the upliftment of the backward castes.  Ayyankali started his...

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