The Santhal Rebellion, an indigenous revolution, is one of the most remarkable incidents history of pre-independent Indian Subcontinent.

Remembering Indigenous Struggles: The Santhal Rebellion

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The Santhal Rebellion, an indigenous revolution, is one of the most remarkable incidents history of pre-independent Indian Subcontinent.
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Niyamgiri Movement: Questioning The Narrative Of Developmental Politics

The Niyamgiri Movement is a grassroots people’s movement against exploitative corporation. It is a tale of resistance against neo-colonialism, nation-building, cultural discrimination and environmental racism.
The Medaram Jana Jatara: India's Largest Tribal Festival

The Medaram Jana Jatara: India’s Largest Tribal Festival

The Medaram Jana Jatara is slowly being threatened by the process of sanskritization by the Hindutva forces.
Book Review: These Hills Called Home: Stories From A War Zone By Temsula Ao

Book Review: These Hills Called Home: Stories From A War Zone By Temsula Ao

Temsula Ao in These Hills Called Home traces a feminist history of the Naga peoples as they negotiate with their identities and endangered cultural ethos.
India's Brahminical Idea Of Development Excludes Its Tribal Communities

India’s Brahminical Idea Of Development Excludes Its Tribal Communities

Tribal communities have had control over forest lands and distance from progressive civilisation. Post Independence, there have been insufficient efforts to improve their conditions.
3 Tribal Women Who Helped Make India A Republic

3 Tribal Women Who Helped Make India A Republic

Women, moreover Adivasi and tribal women, have contributed greatly to shaping this nation and defending it against external forces.
37 Years Ago Today, Assam Witnessed Its Bloodiest Genocide – The Nellie Massacre

Revisiting Assam’s Bloody History: The Nellie Massacre 37 Years On

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On the morning of February 18, 1983, more that 1800 people were killed in Nellie and 13 other villages of Nowgong (Nagaon) district of Central Assam. These villages were mostly Muslim-dominated villages
How Does The Citizenship Amendment Act Affect Adivasis?

How Does The Citizenship Amendment Act Affect Adivasis?

If countrywide NRC becomes a reality, adivasis will be rendered 'stateless' because even CAA does not provide any safety valve for them.
Adivasi Dance Forms Where 'Walking Is Dancing And Talking Is Singing'

Adivasi Dance Forms Where ‘Walking Is Dancing And Talking Is Singing’

Trees, leaves, birds, animals, mountains, rivers, forests, the whole natural world is invited into an Adivasi dance with love and affection.
Why Do We Need To Stop The Culture Of Tribal Tourism In India?

Why Do We Need To Stop The Culture Of Tribal Tourism In India?

Tribal tourism is a symptom of the mistaken belief that we are somehow ‘bettering’ indigenous communities through the imposition of Western systems.

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The Impact Of Covid-19 On Assam's Women Weavers

The Impact Of Covid-19 On Assam’s Women Weavers

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In a world that is marred with COVID-19, India has been in a lockdown and the practice of physical distancing is in practice. This has severely impacted these women weavers who have lost their livelihood and space of solidarity.
CarryMinati, Queerphobia And Other Masculine Stereotypes On Social Media

CarryMinati, Queerphobia And Other Masculine Stereotypes On Social Media

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Internalised queerphobia and masculine stereotypes are rampant in our society. It is present in the languages we use, the dress codes we follow and the people or content we fear calling out.
Why Is Sex Or Sexuality Education In Indian Schools Still A Taboo?

Why Is Sex Or Sexuality Education In Indian Schools Still A Taboo?

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It has often been observed that there is lack of awareness not only with regard to ‘homosexuality’ but also ‘menstruation’. In spite of having discussions around teenage pregnancy, there is also a lack of awareness around safe sex.