Dialectics of Bahujan politics and challenges to an integrated struggle
Two options are available to the OBCs. One, to join hands with the deprived Dalit-Tribals and become a co-partner in the intellectual and ideological battle for bringing about social justice and change in India. Two, to bow to the pressure from the Manuwadi-brahmanical community, follow in its footsteps and fulfil its political-economic agenda by patronizing status quoist and feudal values.
बहुजन राजनीति का द्वंद्व और एकीकृत संघर्ष की चुनौतियाँ
ओबीसी के सामने दो रास्ते हैं। पहला, समाज के वंचित दलित-आदिवासी समूहों के साथ बेहतर सामंजस्य व समता का माहौल तैयार करते हुए भारत में व्यवस्था परिवर्त्तन में भूमिका निभाना। दूसरा, सामाजिक-राजनीतिक द्वंद्व के बीच दवाब के कारण मनुवादी-ब्राह्मणवादी समाज का पिछलग्गू बन तात्कालीक राजनीतिक-आर्थिक हित साधना
Bihar Dalits await their share in Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council
There is no Dalit Rajya Sabha member from Bihar while Rajesh Ram is the only Dalit member of the Legislative Council. Despite this, no party chose to field Dalits for either of the two upper houses
Pluralist democracy is an imperative: Misa Bharti
Young Bihar politician and Lalu Prasad’s daughter Dr Misa Bharti believes that Manuwadi ink and pen have been used to depict Mahishasur as a villain. She issued a call to the youth to strengthen the quality of striving for equality
'Caste census will bring out the truth'
Lalu Prasad in conversation: ‘The situation did change … People now send their children to schools even if it means forgoing their essential needs … When we gave voice to the poor, the opposition branded it as jungle raj’