In the early 1900s, when the memory of the famines was still fresh, western India became the stage for a powerful anti-caste movement that challenged socially sanctioned forms of deprivation.
Tirthankar Roy | Nov 21, 2022
The year 2022 marks 75 years of India’s independence — and 20 years since the anti-Muslim pogrom that foreshadowed Narendra Modi’s majoritarian reboot of Indian nationalism, writes Cherian George.
Cherian George | Feb 28, 2022
Societal values, the caste system, arranged marriages, the high probability of being disinherited for coming out — in India, everything runs counter to gay liberation.
Frédéric Martel | Jun 2, 2020