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Dalit politics


There is a churn in Dalit politics

June 22, 2021 8:39 am

Guru Prakash writes: Fed up of the soap opera politics of family-based enterprises that claim to represent their interests, Dalits are looking for a mainstream, representative party.

Dalit assertion and politics is dependent on dominant parties in Bihar

September 18, 2020 9:19 am

Unlike in UP, Dalit politics in Bihar continue to be dependent on mainstream parties. The Ambedkarite radical consciousness is weaker in the Dalit politics of Bihar and Dalit assertion at the grass roots continues to be weak.

Undoing injustice against Dalits requires upper caste support

January 09, 2019 3:05 pm

Moral responsibility and amplified sensitivity will amount to little without tangible support for Dalit economic advancement.

Return of the chamcha age

November 03, 2014 12:57 am

Kanshi Ram’s critique of Dalit politics of 1970s has again become relevant

The loneliness of the giantkiller

August 12, 2011 4:10 am

Ram Vilas Paswan,who once ‘held the keys’ to Bihar,now deserted by almost all his legislators.