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Bhim Yatra .. so that there are no more killings

April 14, 2016 - 7:25 pm in Society

Rarely does Jantar-Mantar, the place in the heart of Delhi, gets ‘enlivened’ with people who share very similar type of tragedy - one should say man made tragedy. The culmination of 125 day Bhim Yatra - led by Safai Karmchari Aandolan - which had started…

Dr. Ambedkar in Jharkhand

April 14, 2016 - 7:10 pm in Reforms

July 20,1942 is a historical and memorable day in the History of India .On this very day Dr. B. R Ambedkar was appointed as labour member( labour Minister)…

Women: Lord, Why Am I Banned from your Abode?

February 16, 2016 - 5:20 pm in Reforms

One is witnessing strange incidents where the women from Muslim and Hindu community are facing similar obstacles. This relates to the issue of entry into…

Caste system in India: Response of the RSS

February 16, 2016 - 3:23 pm in Culture

The suicide of Rohith Vemula shocked the country and brought the focus on the debate of caste discrimination and freedom of expression. Rohith was a Dalit PhD scholar at the prestigious University of Hyderabad. He was part of Ambedkar Students Association…

Rising Ambedkarite assertion – biggest challenge to brahmanical hegemony

January 20, 2016 - 8:16 pm in Rights

Hyderabad Central University scholar Rohith Vemula’s tragic death has created a sense of grief and outrage all over the country. Students are at unease and the nation perhaps for the first time after years reflecting the somber mood that something terribly…

Need to cleanse the education from the Dronacharayas

January 18, 2016 - 4:14 pm in Education

Hyderabad University cant escape from the blame of killing the young Dalit scholar. We want to ask this question why should students at this level be 'expelled'. The problem with these so-called institutions is that they want to 'discipline' students like…

Rebuild the shaken confidence of the nation, Punish perpetrators of Babri demolition

December 7, 2015 - 5:08 pm in Faiths

As a secular humanist, I have no faith in the ‘super-powers’ of the religious structures but as a human right defender, I understand millions of people have because of inability of our state and the power elite in the society to keep people aware and provide…

‘Tolerating’ aberrations in India

December 1, 2015 - 4:57 pm in Culture

Indian Parliament paid glorious tribute to Baba Saheb Ambedkar on his 125th birth anniversary celebrations and prime minister asked that the values of the constitution be promoted all over the country yet the home minister wanted the ‘Socialist Secular’…

Republican Democratic Constitution vs Manusmriti

November 26, 2015 - 3:50 pm in Politics

Today is the constitution day. Many people have been claiming that India did not progress in sixty years and everything happened after May 2014 when some extraordinary human being took over the reins of the country. It is important to understand why today…

Open letter to PM Modi by Ambedkarite

November 16, 2015 - 4:45 pm in Governance

London, 14 November 2015 An open letter to Mr Modi, Prime Minister of India: Ambedkar Museum, London Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar remains a paramount champion for social reform both in India and beyond. In his Constitution, he far-sightedly incorporated principles…