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The Politics Of Sanitary Waste | #ThePadEffect

What happens to the heaps of sanitary waste that we dump so conveniently? My students and I went to Deonar dumping ground to find out.
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We need Dalit History Month to bring forth the stories of resistance, resilience & heroism of people who've been sidelined in academia.
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Watch: 5 Dalit Women In History | #DalitHistoryMonth

Dalit women have made immense contribution towards shaping the Indian society, but their efforts have long been ignored. April is Dalit History Month, here are five Dalit women your history books won't tell you about.
Dalit women writers

Six Books By Dalit Women Writers Exploring Lives Lived On The Margins Of Caste...

These Dalit women writers' narratives centre their lived experiences in a canon where their voices have been conspicuously absent.
#AmbedkarJayanti Tweetchat

Tweet-chat on Ambedkar, Caste & Education on #AmbedkarJayanti

Feminism in India celebrated the legacy of Dr Ambedkar by engaging in an insightful tweet-chat on the continued pervasiveness of casteism and caste-blindness in the Indian educational system.
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Mahatma Jotiba Phule’s Gulamgiri (Slavery), published in 1885, is considered one of the first tracts against the caste system.
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Shantabai Dhanaji Dani: The Dalit Woman Leader Who Fought Against Caste

Shantabai Dhanaji Dani was one of the best known leaders of the Ambedkarite movement. She fought against caste discrimination all her life.
Silk Smitha

Silk Smitha: South India’s Ill-Fated Superstar | #IndianWomenInHistory

Silk Smitha's comfort in her own body and with her sexuality were a revolt against the sexist film industry that only saw women as objects.

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