This week's Political Line #newsletter is here! @vargheseKgeorge writes on Congress’ strategy involving Dalit identity in #Punjab and gender politics in #UttarPradesh . Here is a preview: Subscribe here:
'Hum do, Humare do' slogan was used earlier for family planning. If he(Rahul Gandhi) wants to promote this, he must get married. He must marry a Dalit girl & fulfill Mahatama Gandhi's dream of eliminating casteism. It can be used to inspire youth: Union Minister Ramdas Athawale
A 6-year-old child of a Dalit migrant labourer from Bihar is raped, killed & body half-burnt in Hoshiarpur (Punjab) & it doesn't shake the conscience of the brother & sister who rush to every other place which can help them politically: Union Min & BJP leader Nirmala Sitharaman
At Delhi's AIIMS, a 19 year old is India's forgotten Nirbhaya. Paralysed, tongue cut off, almost murdered, gang raped. Her only crime: being dalit and being female. The hathras gang rape has not been forgotten at @themojo_in . Her family is hoping against hope that she makes it
This is BJP MLA from Hemtabad Debendra Nath Roy hanging. This is a Dalit man hanging. This is dissent hanging. This is law and order hanging. This is Bengal hanging.
“Article 370 was anti-Women, anti-Dalit and anti-Tribals.” See what has changed in Jammu Kashmir after nullification of Article 370, a story of justice delivered to Dalits, Women, Gorkhas, West Pakistani Refugees, POJK Displaced Persons, SC/ST and OBCs.