Posts Tagged ‘Caste in India’

On Ambedkar’s 126th birth anniversary, here’s a list of the most relevant books on the caste system for the generation of today

Khairlanji witnessed the worst caste murders in 21st century India. Scholar Anand Teltumbde & Navayana publisher S. Anand revisit the tragedy 10 years later.

Student leader Rohith Vemula, who killed himself on January 17, 2016, was a prolific writer on Facebook, where he discussed everything from caste to cows. From 2008 to his last posts in January 2016, his words hold a mirror to the working of caste in modern India. In #Caste is Not a Rumour, edited by Nikhila Henry,...