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The Persistence of Caste

The Khairlanji Murders and India's Hidden Apartheid

Anand Teltumbde

While the caste system has been formally abolished under the Indian constitution, according to official statistics, every eighteen minutes a crime is committed in India on a member of the dalit caste....
Publish Date
2010
October 1
Goodreads rating
4.43
ISBN
9781848134492
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Jan 22, 2019
In his phenomenal book, "The Persistence of Caste", @AnandTeltumbde unmasked the caste-nature of Indian society and failures of its legal mechanisms. The same legal mechanism which cannot protect massacred Dalits hunts them down for their political opinions. Shame #StandWithAnand      source