Rohith Vemula, His Words, And Its Echoes

Poster campaign by students of Hyderabad Central University in remembrance of second anniversary of Rohith Vemula’s institutional murder.

“Remember the devil that has wrecked our next door will sure visit us, lest we stop it right now.”

15MonthsOfNajeeb
2YearsOfRohith
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“I am not inferior to anyone. And I have Ambedkar on my side.”
-Rohith Vemula

#UnaUprising
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“I tried to be calm and cool, but my history won’t let me”
-Rohith Vemula

#StandWithJusticeKarnan
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“If a white man fires at a crowd they say ‘he must have been a lunatic’.If a Muslim woman asks for a soda can she is a possible terrorist. Which way in civilization are we heading?”
-Rohith Vemula

#JusticeForHadiya
#JusticeForShafin
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“When citizens wish they were dead than live in humiliation governments should reevaluate their rule.”
-Rohith Vemula

#DrAnithaLives
#BanNEET
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“We will criticize Gandhi. We will criticize Savarkar. We will criticize Vivekananda. That is our political right. That is out social responsibility.”
-Rohith Vemula

#StandWithIlaiah
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“And when religious instruction comes with a proxy term, ‘CULTURE”, resistance should be registered strongly.”
-Rohith Vemula

#LongLiveMartyrs
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“Dalit Feminist movement is a revolt piercing through intersectional barriers”
-Rohith Vemula

#DalitWomenFight
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“And our activism is not identity politics, it is a struggle for recognition.”
-Rohith Vemula

#BhimArmy
#StandWithChandrashekharAzadRavan
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“The truth is that State is not a friend of the people. The sooner we get it, the better we can revolt.”
-Rohith Vemula

#VinayakanLives
#FightPoliceAtrocities
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“No suicides on campus.
I want a democratic campus where casteism wil not kill my brothers and sisters.”
-Rohith Vemula

#RememberingMuthuKrishnan
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“Pondicherry is just the start. There will be no major student movement across the nation that does not reckon Ambedkar’s name. Trust me it will be as sweet as it sounds. Jai Bheem!”
-Rohith Vemula

#AllianceForSocialJustice
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“There is freedom for women in our country but if a girl marries a boy from another caste and not her own, we will kill her for our ‘honour’.”
-Rohith Vemula

#RememberingSankar
#JaiBhimKausalya
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect
#RohithShahadathDin

“Protest before they ban protesting too.”
-Rohith Vemula

#BhimaKoregaon
#ResistingDiscrimination
#AssertingSelfRespect

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