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  • Blackness in brown spaces

    Heena, 16 April 2015

    A very thought provoking and informative article. I did not realise how racist Indian society was till, I left it. Shocking accounts of unfairness and...

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  • Blackness in brown spaces

    Peter burjorjee, 14 April 2015

    Excellent article; what will it take to allow Indian society to acknowledge and confront its present racism? I believe there are many parallels in the...

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  • The roots of Dalit rage

    rohit, 10 April 2015

    The author begins the article by calling out elite opinion on the effectiveness of dalit emancipation which:

    "tends to view the Dalits as a people ...

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