Dalits

In spite of the Supreme Court ruling, social acceptance of women entering Sabarimala is a work in progress. Photo: AFP
Sudipto Mondal (centre) says there isn’t a single example of Dalit-Ambedkarites picking up arms to fight caste, setting up ambushes, launching fidayeen attacks, packing bombs into suitcases. There are many Dalits in the Maoist ranks but they slave for somebody else’s dream. Photo: Jithendra M./Mint

Sudipto Mondal dreams of a Dalit nation

10 min read . 10 Aug 2018
Locals at Police Bazar, Shillong’s main shopping area. Photos: Getty Images

Violence and belonging in Shillong

5 min read . 24 Jun 2018