Illustration by Vidyut Kale uses image of oil painting in public domain
Economic inequality

The 22 vows of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar converted to Buddhism on 15 October 1956 at Deeksha Bhoomi, in Nagpur. Around 8 lakh followers converted in his steps. At this time he took 22 vows, more like open declarations. These are a rejection of Hinduism as unequal and something that the upper #caste dominant public “memory” rarely remembers. We’d like […]

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Farmers get unbelievable compensations from Haryana govt

It seems the Haryana government’s compensation for failed crops is too absurd to believe, yet true. Farmers have reported getting a few rupees as compensation for the failed crop of a season. The government appears to provide its own reasoning, but regardless of how the tiny numbers came to be, it is abundantly clear that […]

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