Posts Tagged ‘Dalits’

The International Commission for Dalit Rights (ICDR) has organized the ‘Global March against Caste Discrimination’ in Washington DC on the 21st June 2014. In solidarity with the march, many community organizations, American Dalits, anti-caste activists and other social activists joined the protest events in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles. The San Francisco solidarity […]

JHANSI: An 80-year-old dalit man was beaten to death by some alleged Samajwadi Party workers in Bajna village when he refused to divulge to whom he had voted in the April 30 poll. Moreover, other of his community are now being allegedly threatened by the perpetrators of the crime to either leave the village or […]

Despondent with the Patna High Court verdict over acquitting all the 26 accused in 1997 Dalits massacred in Laxmanpur-Bathe, left parties demanded Nitish Kumar government to file an appeal against ‘flawed judgment’ without delay. Lok Shakti president Ram Vilas Pasvan said that he will talk to congress president Soniya Gandhi to intervene for justice. On […]

Even after the period of 7 years, the memories of Khairlanji Massacre are fresh in the minds of the Ambedkarites which is revealed by the grief and fervour with which they expressed their tributes to members of Bhotmange family, Surekha, Priyanka, Sudhir and Roshan who were bludgeoned to death by the caste people on 29th […]

Dalits has broke out the ritual walls and got justice to access the water from public tank of Village Muthulingapuram , TamilNadu which was due right of them. The common tank was constructed just seven months back from the Punchayat fund worth of 1.50 lakh. Dalits were struggling for justice since as they were threatened […]

Post independence, the Nehruvian approach to socialism rested upon three pillars: secularism and democracy in the political domain; state intervention in the economy; and a policy of non-alignment mitigated by some Soviet leanings after the 1960s in the field of diplomacy. These features defined the Indian way and even the country’s political identity. From this […]

BJP in Odisha practices a multiple standard game just sake of ‘election’ by performing a riot, rail roko and roads blocks at many places against the rape of 14-year-old Dalit girl of Kendrapara district of Odisha, who died on Thursday. During riot on Saturday, shops and business were closed. Khandagiri, Baramunda, Jayadev Vihar, Master Canteen, […]