In India, calls for a caste census grow as more seek to benefit from affirmative action policies – Asia – South China Morning Post

In India, calls for a caste census grow as more seek to benefit from affirmative action policies – Asia – South China Morning Post

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Delhi-based journalist Meena Kotwal knows all about how the ancient prejudices surrounding caste continue to affect the lives of people in modern India.The 32-year-old, who runs a YouTube channel called The Mooknayak, or “leader of the voiceless”, belongs to the “untouchable” caste of Dalits.As a reporter with a leading international media agency in India’s capital, she found that editors were from the upper castes “while the marginalised castes, if they are represented at all, occupy the…Read More

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