Mandal politics

A Whiff of Mandal

PR Ramesh

The Opposition’s demand for a caste-based census is a desperate gambit to splinter Modi’s Hindu constituency

Is Campus Activism Losing Its Sting?

A look at how the world has changed thanks to student protests since the end of World War II—and what lies ahead

Modi As Usual

A bold response to a social reality

Modi’s Mandal: The Day of the Most Backward

Tapping the wrath of ‘lower’ OBCs is a strategy that the BJP Government expects will pay off as it goes ahead with a major overhaul of the backward quota system

A Matter of Good Taste

Between the Trump pornography and the Hillary wonkery. Obama won a Nobel for not being George W. Hillary may win the presidency for not being Trump

The End of Mandal Politics

It ruled the cow belt for two decades but is now headed for oblivion. An analysis of a social revolution that went wrong


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