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This article is more than seven years old.

... village inside the Mudumalai Forest in Tamil Nadu, south India. I was there in 1988, with the ACCORD team to support ... by adivasi kids who go to school everywhere in India. I'm having a Chembakolli party this week to document ...

This article is more than six years old.

Cleaning toilets is a caste-based job in India Ignas Kukenys under a ... the former capital of wealthy Gujarat.   In 1993, India passed the Abolition of Manual Scavenging Act. Gandhi ... heads. I wrote an article in Frontline magazine in 1997 as India celebrated 50 years of independence. And then I wrote a ...

This article is more than six years old.

... A German pastor once accused me of romanticizing India’s adivasi people. I was arguing that adivasis had ... He said ‘they have no world view’. Majority India, unfortunately, shares this opinion. Defining what’s special about India’s adivasi or indigenous people is complicated. ...
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... Ranchi, the face-to-face with similar groups from all over India was mind boggling. For over 25 years, Stan (my husband) ... in Gudalur that although they are a tiny minority in south India, there are entire states which are completely adivasi. Most people from rural India know little about the rest of the country, since books ...

This article is almost four years old.

Baiga women and children in protest walk, India, 2003. The new scheme lacks understanding and will ... monotony. Almost as regularly, they fail to excite us. India has seen a great deal of hype about how the country ... applaud the allocation of $74 million under the stand-up India scheme for dalit or Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled ...
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This article is more than seven years old.

... brings out the worst in people. You only need to watch an India versus Pakistan cricket match, or angry football fans ... rejuvenated by the Adivasi [indigenous peoples of India] children who’d just joined our school, Vidyodaya. ...
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... philosophy, that Adivasis constituted eight per cent of India’s population, the fact that they shared an ethos with ... Adivasi means and that our people are spread out all over India and all over the world. That our parents and ...
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This article is almost 20 years old.

... use, you might think, to tribal people in southern India or a working-class housing estate in Glasgow. But Mari ... husband Stan (pictured together) for ACCORD in southern India. [email protected] ...

This article is more than five years old.

... Anyone who has had some meaningful interaction with India’s indigenous or adivasi people, cannot fail to be ...

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