Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Topic: Bahujan

Moves of a movement: Remembering Rohith Vemula

On 17th January 2016, Rohith Vemula, a Dalit research scholar at the University of Hyderabad had to end his life after being unjustly suspended....

Radhika Vemula and 10 Dalit-Bahujan-Adivasi-Vimukta activists seek intervention in Hathras case before Supreme Court

11 women and queer activists, academics, and journalists belonging to Dalit-Bahujan-Adivasi-Vimukta communities have filed an Impleadment Application in the matter pertaining to the rape and murder of the 19-year-old Dalit woman in Hathras by upper-caste Hindu men.

Prashant Kanojia’s arrest has to be seen as an attack on anti-caste activists: Public statement

Over 300 Journalists, writers, and activists have signed a public statement condemning journalist Prashant Kanojia’s arrest by the Uttar Pradesh police and said his arrest has to be seen as an attack on the anti-caste activists.

Experience of marginalized women in Delhi’s Pinjra Tod

We write this to put forth our experience as women from marginalized race, religion and caste and to state in clear words as to how the intersectional feminism of Pinjra Tod is only a showcase from the outside and internally how marginalized women have little or no say in the decision making.

Can the Bahujan walk freely in the Progressive Island called JNU?

Regardless of the 40 plus year history of Left/Progressive culture, intimidating Bahujan’s is the saga of Progressive “Debate and Dissent” JNU!! For the Bahujan activists who exist in JNU as students, the question or the existential crisis is “Can the Bahujan walk freely in the Progressive Island called JNU?”

I’m Sending My Kids to Parliament Where They Will Question You And Haunt You.” Radhika Vemula’s Speech on Rohith Shahadath Din

Targeting the BJP government at the Centre, Radhika  Vemula said Dalits and Muslims must vote together against the BJP in the elections. "At Bhima Koregaon, I saw the political mobilization of Dalits in thousands. Seeing the huge Dalit gathering, people in the RSS were scared and created disturbance 10km away," she said.