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Our kids, their kids

Children of safai karmacharis (people engaged in sanitation work) in Gujarat are being forced by teachers to clean toilets and mop floors in school…

  • Wed Oct 28 06:08:00 2009
  • Rank: 100

A lifetime in muck

Unbelievably, people still exist whose task in life is shovelling shit, as *Mari Marcel Thekaekara* explains.…

  • Sat Aug 2 02:09:00 2008
  • Rank: 100

Stand up, stand up for toilets...

Toilet champions are not so rare a breed as you’d think…

  • Fri Aug 1 03:24:00 2008
  • Rank: 100

I, A Brahmin

Why Brahmin writer U R Ananthamurthy got a hostile reception when he argued against the practice of Untouchability.…

  • Fri Jul 1 15:46:00 2005
  • Rank: 100

Combatting caste

Mari Marcel Thekaekara on the enduring evils of an ancient system of oppression and the struggles for dignity.…

  • Fri Jul 1 05:19:00 2005
  • Rank: 100

Equality Watch: Caste & Class

Equality Watch: Caste & Class…

  • Sat Feb 7 20:03:00 2004
  • Rank: 100

Each in their place

Theres caste and theres class…

  • Sun Feb 1 19:40:00 2004
  • Rank: 100

Pariah Beats

Pariah Beats…

  • Tue Aug 5 08:01:01 2003
  • Rank: 100

Pariah beats

Julian Silverman, explains how Dalit communities in India use music to subvert the caste system.…

  • Fri Aug 1 06:10:00 2003
  • Rank: 100

Essay

Essay…

  • Mon Mar 5 07:01:01 2001
  • Rank: 100

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