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HOMEINDIA‘DALIT’ WORD USED BY AMBEDKAR, PHULE: ACTIVISTS REACT AS KERALA GOVT DEPT DROPS THE TERM FROM ITS PUBLICATIONS ‘Dalit’ word used by Ambedkar, Phule: Activists react as Kerala govt dept drops the term from its publications

Kerala government’s information and public relations department (I&PRD) has banned terms like, `dalit’ and `harijan’, from its official communications Kerala government’s information and public relations department (I&PRD) has done away with terms like , `dalit’ and `harijan’, from its official ...

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Dalits, Muslims Need To Join Hands To Stop BJP From Destroying Our Constitution, Says Ambedkar’s Grandson

“You have to root out those who want to uproot you,” says Ambedkar B R Ambedkar’s grandson Prakash Ambedkar on Sunday appealed to the Muslims and the Dalits to unite to defeat the ruling BJP party. According to an Indian Express report, Ambedkar said BJP and RSS are trying to ...

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‘Dalits, Muslims must unite to defeat BJP-RSS’

“By 2022, they plan to win majority in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha and then they will launch ‘New India’ sans the present Constitution,” said Ambedkar, while addressing a public meeting organised by Rashtriya Bahujan Hit Rakshak Samiti. Prakash Ambedkar, ...

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The house on Primrose Hill

Underlying Ambedkar’s crusade to annihilate caste was a fundamental desire for freedom On October 14, 1956, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar converted to Buddhism during a massive public ceremony held in Nagpur, at a place thereafter named Deeksha Bhoomi. He took Buddhist vows ...

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Equality denied

As incidents of violence against Dalits mount in Gujarat, it is worth recalling the India of Ambedkar’s dreams The steps, if any, initiated by the government through a special session of the Lok Sabha on atrocities after the Una incident ...

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