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Should caste customs interfere in judicial system and mitigate penalty in a democracy? 

The Supreme Court had reduced punishment from death penalty to 25 years of jail time on the ground that honour killing is customary for some communities

Published on 9th March 2019
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How Periyarist and advocate Se Gunasekar is helping arrange inter-caste love marriages

Gunasekar recently opened a shelter for intercaste couples fleeing from their homes and he also helps them with the legal aspects of their union

Published on 26th February 2019
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Here's how cartoonist Syamsundar Vunnamati is hoping to eradicate caste discrimination through his cartoons

Syamsundar Vunnamati cartoons also hope to promote Ambedkarite ideology and equality among the Dalits

Published on 27th October 2018
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This techie created an app to help inter-caste couples escape their families' wrath, reduce honour killings in TN

Vasumathi Vasanthi, a software professional talks about how she was motivated to create an app called Kadhal Aran that will provide help to couples running away from getting 'honour-killed'

Published on 14th February 2018
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Feminism is about building toilets for women, fighting honour killing: Kanimozhi

DMK Women's Wing President Kanimozhi says that feminism cannot be restricted to #MeToo campaigns, they are also about fighting for basic facilities for women

Published on 27th January 2018

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