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Why Do We Need a Specific Law to Safeguard Dalits Against Caste Violence?

A reading list to help understand why the provisions of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act should not be diluted.​

Examining the Political Will Behind the Triple Talaq Debate: A Reading List

Concerns have been raised about criminalising triple talaq now that the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017 has been passed as an ordinance. This reading list is to help understand the heavily polarised discourse on triple talaq.

If Smart Cities Exclude the Vulnerable, Who are They Smart For?

A series of articles examine the Smart Cities Mission as well as how city-dwellers living in informal settlements are affected by related evictions.

One Year Later: Taking Stock of GST

This reading list is a curation of articles from 2010 onwards that examined the early discussions about GST, its implications and implementation.

Why India Needs to Address Caste-Based Manual Scavenging Before it Aims for A 'Swacch Bharat'

A recent report in the Indian Express states that an inter-ministerial task force has counted up to 53,236 people involved in manual scavenging in India, a four-fold rise from the 13,000-odd such workers accounted for in official records until 2017. A reading list examines manual sanitation work in India.

The Early History of the RSS: A Reading List

What were the inflection points in the early history of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)?

World Environment Day: Are Development and the Environment at Odds With Each Other?

A series of articles think through whether development and the environment are in conflict with each other, using examples from multiple regions.

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