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If you speak up, it brings down your chances of surviving: Why IIT Madras professor Vipin Veetil called India's top engineering college out for casteism

In a conversation with EdexLive, Vipin Veetil opens up about instances of casteism that he had experienced in India's premier institute, IIT Madras

Published on 16th August 2021
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One year after Payal Tadvi: How Indian campuses have normalised casteism and failed to provide a safe space for marginalised students

On the first death anniversary of Dr Payal Tadvi, who was pushed to suicide because of her casteist peers, we look at how campuses have allowed the nurturing and breeding of caste hegemony 

Published on 22nd May 2020
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#JusticeForFathima: Does IIT Madras really have an Islamophobia problem?  

One of the students on campus said on her FB page that the campus was a 'violent space that stinks of elitism, casteism, classism and Islamophobia — but is this the view of only a few?

Published on 14th November 2019
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This time for Dafrica: Madras Christian College to host football match between Dalit, African students  

Though racism and casteism are widely different, there is a sense of solidarity that members of both communities feel as they both survive day to day oppression  

 

Published on 12th September 2019
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Inspired by Lalu Yadav, 22-year-old Priyanka Bharti is the youngest JNUSU President candidate

Priyanka says that her party wants to break the binary politics in JNU and fight against casteism and Brahmanism. She hails from a family where both parents are unemployed

Published on 4th September 2019
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Nangeli's Story: How a rather hush-hush part of Kerala's history inspired Orijit Sen to create his graphic novel 'A Travancore Tale'

Sen's basic idea behind his art is to bring to peoples attention the violence of casteism and other social  evils — and now he's doing it using a medium that most wouldn't associate with it

Published on 17th October 2017

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