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

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Confronting Everyday Humiliation

This article aims to add to the debate on nationalism from the standpoint of an Adivasi. Rethinking the issue of university agitations from a subaltern perspective will contribute to the ongoing critical engagement. While student organisations should not be narrow-minded or indulge in polarisation of castes or communities, it also does not make sense for the ruling party to monopolise freedom of speech against caste oppression, communal violence, and any kind of discrimination faced by people.

Scourge of the Scoundrels

The February episode at the Jawaharlal Nehru University conforms to a recent pattern. The Bharatiya Janata Party’s student wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, ministers belonging to the party and university administration collude to declare dissent as anti-national.
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