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Aishwary Kumar: "What makes Ambedkar's equality radical is that it is owed even to those that are ontologically non… https://t.co/fUTv8McEOyAishwary Kumar: "People are now asking how to excavate equality from someone like Shakespeare. Jotirao Phule alread… https://t.co/3D8PqMOjucAuthor of Radical Equality, Aishwary Kumar: "To read Ambedkar is to renounce any civilisational mode of thinking. T… https://t.co/Z9I2n8vf7zAishwary Kumar: "Caste is a problem of limits. And Ambedkar's problem is how to excavate these limits and then anni… https://t.co/c1SIYWmkyXEvent at JNU Author Aishwary Kumar speaks: "Ambedkar's Waiting for a Visa tells us in a fragment a singular form of… https://t.co/y7USM3kBaG
8/28
2019
A word of thanks to all our readers who made "No Laughing Matter: The Ambedkar Cartoons, 1932-1956" a success https://t.co/cf0tXjyv2N
7/21
2019
Today 6.30pm at Lamakaan - An Open Cultural Space, Hyderabad : Launch of "No Laughing Matter: The Ambedkar Cartoon… https://t.co/0JhFKcrTsJ
7/7
2019
We will be launching Unnamati Syama Sundar's "No Laughing Matter" in Hyderabad this Sunday at 6.30pm. Navayana tit… https://t.co/oayF7WK6qc
7/5
2019
Tomorrow in Mumbai. #Ambedkar #Cartoon #Event https://t.co/CY4SM3wc6v
6/29
2019
भंवर मेघवंशी दलित हैं और एक समय आरएसएस के स्वयंसेवक रह चुके हैं. संघ छोड़ने के बाद उन्होंने संघ में अपने अनुभवों पर… https://t.co/CQlV1jSbFH
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6/3
2019
Coming up tomorrow: Annihilation of Caste—AoC 83rd anniversary: come join us at the Navayana office in Delhi on 15… https://t.co/rxOs5kuDy8
5/14
2019
With the launch of Syamsundar Vunnamati's No Laughing Matter—‘a scathing and unsparing reappraisal of Indian politi… https://t.co/nhlAiXvKYK
4/24
2019
Is the CJI the law unto himself? <<The nature of the allegations is serious, and for a lesser citizen, it would pr… https://t.co/gklCEGIlzB
4/23
2019
Need we say more. No better endorsement than this. Do order and read. On sale for just Rs 100! https://t.co/TLfPxh2Eh5
4/22
2019
You may start ordering this book on the Navayana website from Monday onwards. Thank you for your patience. On Amazo… https://t.co/gVOjFvxGf2This Dalit History Month look at how men and women who knew Ambedkar from a close distance recall their time with h… https://t.co/JvFBBGKSfk
4/19
2019
Syam Sundar, author of No Laughing Matter, at the recently held International Comic Art Festival in Switzerland. https://t.co/z7f2epMeg5After 2013, for the first time Navayana was invited to do a bookstall on 14 April for JNU's Ambedkar Jayanti celeb… https://t.co/8En2DsYoju
4/16
2019
Writes Zizek about Assange's arrest: "The first step in the campaign, Zizek said, was to connect WikiLeaks – an in… https://t.co/p7pGI0CLL1
4/12
2019
This is quite the exploitative Other of the Sabarimala spectrum: menstruation is frowned upon both by organised rel… https://t.co/SR1hL0eHp1The grand Navayana Dalit History Month sale is here. Books for as less as Rs 50. All for nothing, nothing for all,… https://t.co/ROcMYkMF6e
4/9
2019
Is this perhaps the closest you can get to Kabir contesting an election? But Prahlad Tipaniya has been adapting to… https://t.co/6B264UOog3Ali Cobby Eckermann must be read by everyone https://t.co/MomCLnRkoP
4/6
2019
Last time, it was Nawazuddin Siddiqui playing Bal Thackeray. This time, Faisal Khan plays a young Modi in the littl… https://t.co/pS1jU4Yxus
4/5
2019
Readers keep discovering Finding My Way and Venkat Shyam's life. https://t.co/k4zJPcOTIx
4/4
2019
Dr Subrahmanyam Saderla, a faculty member at IIT Kanpur has been facing harassment and the threat of having his doc… https://t.co/w67r49PIqV
4/3
2019
Lalu Yadav: a revolution in the human form? On the left's bankruptcy in Bihar and the politics of representation a… https://t.co/Fy3vyujyBH
4/2
2019
An internal committee proves that Subrahmanyam Sadrela, a dalit faculty at IIT-Kanpur was harassed. A subsequent en… https://t.co/0vaVBqX6MG
4/1
2019
Sad to read this. Malika Amar Sheikh wife of Dhasal who now heads the Dalit Panthers. “I met... https://t.co/dCNaglHpZC
3/30
2019
Una-s keep happening (in Gujarat and elsewhere). Such news is not news for most corporate media houses. A dalit s… https://t.co/JIhvwgw06s
3/29
2019
What and who next? https://t.co/sTnSISHgoT
3/28
2019
If you found Rahul Gandhi suddenly waking up to how Modi is actually a chowkidar for the rich, it likely owes to Ka… https://t.co/Jm5ciVn5Wr
3/25
2019
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3/22
2019
K. Jamnadas called Holi a festival that symbolised 'Bahujan burning'. Interpretations aside, the festival also has… https://t.co/bTkeSWBgMe
3/21
2019
Today marks the 92nd anniversary of the historic Mahad Satyagraha. On 20 March 1927, a gathering of dalits led by D… https://t.co/Hm0NDs6kRq
3/20
2019
the future of labour https://t.co/4I6U9Gvmnt
3/18
2019
Tuesday 19 March at JNU https://t.co/VWBDUEXbOO
3/17
2019
Delhi University is organising "Dalit Literature: Texts and Contexts", a conference which will be held from 13 to 1… https://t.co/Wi4Tmt3Q8KDalit Literature: Texts and Contexts https://t.co/mgFa1Xvecw
3/12
2019
How do we redeem and rescue a picture that Arun Shourie tried to "taint" for us, if one may say so? By looking at a… https://t.co/ePLEd4mOTp
3/11
2019
It has been five years since Prof Saibaba's persecution began. While he languishes in prison, as his condition stea… https://t.co/GdaL17AzQN
3/9
2019
What do we mean when we say 'democracy'? Alain Badiou examines. >>The “philosophical” word... https://t.co/d6vlUfkSqsModi was in a hurry—he did not even speak to the safai karamcharis at the Kumbh. The exercise in optics was about "… https://t.co/1pnTcrfmJ0
3/6
2019
For the last five days, over 100 policemen have been deployed to guard the residents of a Dalit hamlet in Villupura… https://t.co/304VyOR7q9
3/4
2019
The icing on the cake will be the fact of Kashmir becoming satisar, the wet dream of so many visionaries. https://t.co/T9rPvqNmL1
3/1
2019
Let’s analyse the footage. Five sanitation workers are waiting when Modi walks in. Even before he sits, he gesture… https://t.co/Z8XfowduRdThe Alt News report on what caused glee among Indians. Video games pass for war; and war even when it happens does… https://t.co/CsvYNg18rz
2/27
2019
Cows kill man; FIR on dead man for harming cow! https://t.co/siTinpvSuCOn February 7, two leaders of the Dalit Safai Mazdoor Sangathan were whisked away by the police in Allahabad. “A fe… https://t.co/ofoRJl073m
2/26
2019
eat this poem wi After the funeral comes A strangely cold And good feeling Still it is sinful To do comedy In a g… https://t.co/KdkEDtL08eNew York City's first Dalit Film and Cultural Festival will be held on 23 and 24 February this year. Among the film… https://t.co/6aNDGpKR76
2/24
2019
The truth of caste behind hyper nationalism: The 40 jawans were primarily from lower-caste communities. In all,… https://t.co/dEc7rw4jc6
2/22
2019
On Death, without Exaggeration It can’t take a joke, find a star, make a bridge. It knows nothing about weaving, m… https://t.co/gyNyJBzV1mThe Supreme Court asserts the right of the judiciary, the executive, society and yes a dull media (that merely appe… https://t.co/2bAdYTovSg
2/21
2019
India's first engineless train to be tried for sedition and hurting public morality https://t.co/SyUHxYh1Bo
2/17
2019
After every war someone has to clean up. Things won’t straighten themselves up, after all. Someone has to push the… https://t.co/g5wtSn0spHSomeone has to push the rubble to the side of the road, so the corpse-filled wagons can pass. Someone has to get mi… https://t.co/Yroq5ftAZD
2/15
2019
12 Feb midnight is when Teltumbde's fate will be decided by the fickle justice system. Till then, he is free to giv… https://t.co/P8V348VY4P>>I have no qualms about accepting that whatever politics I adhere to, they stand today totally battered, absolutel… https://t.co/9TsRYrqSTg
2/11
2019
Will Jotirba/Savitra Phule story be made into a film based on Navayana's graphic book? Navayana has given optioning… https://t.co/2B1UMkZraS
2/10
2019
Here's an article which takes a look at the recent attempts by the Western publishing industry to appear more inclu… https://t.co/uabuXFfUe5
2/8
2019
In this hour-long conversation between Mahendra Kutare and S. Anand on April 11th, 2018, eighty-two years after thi… https://t.co/BMQkEmuE3Q
2/7
2019
This reimagining of Phule's book from 1873, Gulamgiri, speaks urgently to our times. To discover and uncover A Gard… https://t.co/OqXYhxcq1I
2/4
2019
What is the limit of the state? Is it the state of statelessness? The state of going about being in a state? A limi… https://t.co/FXDzAzgx9u
2/2
2019
You can never shut Anand Teltumbde up and if you wish to know why they are trying to, watch this video (notwithstan… https://t.co/3oEiqMILZb
1/29
2019
From Ashoka Chakra to indigo jeans—and the Buddhist-Ambedkarite touch: "The Ashoka Chakra's symbolism and links… https://t.co/66vxr5Pez5
1/28
2019
Navayana's Ambedkar: The Attendant Details was recently translated into Tamil as Babasahepin Arukirunthu by Prema R… https://t.co/2IOdfXOGgs
1/26
2019
N. Balmurli weighs on l'affaire Teltumbde: >>Note how no conventional position on caste is spared by Teltumbde –… https://t.co/tXTGB8S4JR
1/25
2019
A very interesting read about how the liberal wing of the media often jumps the gun, looking to condemn and sensati… https://t.co/qwprJ7fzbzImportant point to consider for all movementist struggles. https://t.co/TqHGf1BxwS
1/24
2019
An excerpt from Anand Teltumbde's 'Republic of Caste' appeared in the Huffington Post. >>In the town of Wani in Ya… https://t.co/A2AddVeSJ7Subhash Gatade writes about his friend: Anand Teltumbde exhibited the rare courage of speaking truth to power. It… https://t.co/ylgnk1M4yQPolitics of resentment, and how it can be useful. https://t.co/7SyLMRvrcdThe Tamil edition of Ambedkar: The Attendant Details, rendered as "Babasaheb Arugirundu" being launched at the Neel… https://t.co/JfssSlvus6
1/23
2019
When Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd was issued a threat to his life by caste and Hindu fascists in Telangana and Andhra Pra… https://t.co/oyEsLFsxhMRenowned artist Chandru, who was also responsible for creating the Navayana logo, has designed and help erect a Len… https://t.co/3ibtzvY1Im
1/22
2019
Read Anand Teltumbde's interview, given in the shadow of a baseless arrest that he is being threatened with. >>Pub… https://t.co/9KvppcCS1IThis year at the Chennai book fair at the Neelam Cultural Centre stall—a Pa Ranjith initiative—scores of Navayana b… https://t.co/EXo66kUOyV>>When you give hunger food, it will swallow it whole with everything it has. It’s what Rohith Vemula would have do… https://t.co/kWYlb4ni1sIn BAWS Vol 5, the editors feature "Untouchables or The Children of India's Ghetto", a 208-page unpublished manuscr… https://t.co/PZ7wKLqCv0
1/21
2019
Yesterday marked the third anniversary of the institutional murder of Rohith Vemula. Let us remember the words behi… https://t.co/Vb3cB0cgMn
1/18
2019
Here's Anand Teltumbde's letter and appeal to the world. It is statement of distress. Such is irony that petitions… https://t.co/WgkOTrqswIArundhati Roy tears through the processual terror of being imprisoned in India. Teltumbde's impending arrest is an… https://t.co/d3mBV6fnPmIf Anand Teltumbde can be arrested, it could be anyone of us next. Do sign and spread the word. The appeal for such… https://t.co/8IGeHOGDdc
1/16
2019
"We do not get to learn of any of our luminaries, what we get is Gandhi. In India, if you want to give us a statue,… https://t.co/lF1DloxBrdJiten Bezboruah writes this scalding hot critique of the presumptions of the liberal elite. >You are the vocal pro… https://t.co/psB0GpDB7n
1/13
2019
In 'Republic of Caste', Anand Teltumbde discussed at length the ramifications of reservations and how the upper cas… https://t.co/2U07yehiaw
1/12
2019
Zizek on contradictions >>The principal contradiction can also change. One can argue that today, maybe, the ecolog… https://t.co/lWtf4oNhs9
1/9
2019
>> We didn’t try to break the system, since that’s not how we’d been raised. We tried to win it. << https://t.co/0y6E8EpjK3
1/8
2019
Ashwin Desai offers a sharp rebuttals to Ramachandra Guha's pieties on Gandhi. >>Now Guha returns to the fray plac… https://t.co/9XxZrhX4Cp
1/6
2019
https://t.co/WCvtn9itCG https://t.co/riZMKjpwPjAll this happens outside of the circles of the so-called mainstream: 3 Jan was Savirtribai Phule's birth anniversar… https://t.co/jpLNikeJdJ
1/4
2019
What does the purification of Ayyappa temple entail? A menstruating woman is evil as is an untouchable. Whereas a b… https://t.co/Tj9LSSWw9Q
1/3
2018
Kancha Ilaiah writes in his just published autobiography of his earliest encounters with education and with the dev… https://t.co/xQlWJgha1g
12/31
2018
Year-end, century-end, millennium-end—no matter; the "sanatani" brahmins are an unthinking unrepentant lot. >>Ano… https://t.co/iwc4x5KTItAs the year ends, we admit we have produced fewer books this year, but 2019 will see us making up. And yet two Nava… https://t.co/whEPZqUV2d
12/30
2018
>>The Aapshwara Community Dalit Homestay, jointly started two years ago by a community of Dalits, has since housed… https://t.co/QXGxryf04FMost inter-caste marriages or relationships make news only when it ends in a lynching, say Sairat-style. The murder… https://t.co/vR7VUcx1TH
12/29
2018
Remember in that terrible anti Maoist film Sarfarsoh where Aamir Khan played a righteous Rajput, Shah played a role… https://t.co/oSoA0d8718
12/24
2018
Pa Ranjith talks about the invisibilisation which happens in cinema, about the ideology that shapes the subjects an… https://t.co/8QNNFFN9TM
12/23
2018

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