ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Jhajjar and Iraq

Caste and colonialism, two constructs separated in time and space, foster artificial divisions based on birth and power. What characterises and perpetuates both systems is an essential dehumanising of society, wherein the 'other' is denied all claims of 'humaneness'. The silence within sections of civil society only strengthens the systems of caste and colonialism.

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