Thursday, April 18, 2024

Rahul Sonpimple

Rahul Sonpimple is a Ph.D. candidate in Sociology at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. His research focuses on Dalit movements and leadership. He is also an active member of the Birsa Ambedkar Phule Students Association in JNU.

Has post-Ambedkar Dalit middle class failed to produce true leadership?

Neither the Dalit political leaders nor Dalit educated class dared to ask, 'What about the land distribution to the landless?' One might argue that such a demand could have derailed the movement.