Subscribe via Email

Enter your email for notifications of enlightening blog posts about social justice, equality and education in Nepal, and more.
NB: YOUR INFO IS NEVER SHARED WITH ANYONE.

Join 108 other subscribers

Casteism, Social Justice, Structural Issues

Social Justice: Politics of Dignity And Equity

Parts of Professor Thorat’s presentation at the Politics of Dignity and Equity: Dalits in Nepal symposium. He talked about some of the issues faced by Dalits in Nepal, their remedies, including lessons learned from India. . . . → Read More: Social Justice: Politics of Dignity And Equity

Casteism, Social Justice

Nepalese Actor Discovers How People Act…

A nepalese movie actor makes an interesting discovery about Nepalese society through the acts of a number of different people. . . . → Read More: Nepalese Actor Discovers How People Act…

Casteism, Social Justice, Structural Issues

“Tell Me, Where is Ethnicity-based Discrimination in Nepal?!”

A meme, using completely false reasoning, tries to prove that there isn’t any discrimination in Nepal. But, ironically, in the way the the non-Khas-Aryas are characterised in the meme, the creator ends up outing himself or herself as a bigot! . . . → Read More: “Tell Me, Where is Ethnicity-based Discrimination in Nepal?!”

Casteism, Nepal Earthquake, Social Justice

Social Justice: Want Compassion? Show Compassion!

If you don’t or cannot display compassion and humanity to those around you at this time of desperate need for just that, then you cannot expect compassion and humanity from others living in far off lands! . . . → Read More: Social Justice: Want Compassion? Show Compassion!

Casteism, Social Justice

Caste Out

One Dalit’s story of life-long discrimination and humiliation, and struggle for personal recognition for who he is and what he has become through his own efforts lays bare some of the worst aspects of our Caste System. . . . → Read More: Caste Out

Buddhism & Spirituality, Casteism, Social Justice

Social Justice: Cost of Accident…of Birth

The spuriousness of the logic behind the Caste System, which considers birth as an end instead of the beginning that it is, and what can be done to eliminate it. . . . → Read More: Social Justice: Cost of Accident…of Birth

Casteism, Social Justice

Social Justice: Caste Away

Your birth as anything (class, caste, race, nationality etc.) or with any trait (skin color etc.) considered to be a characteristic of an inferior human being is not shameful. YOU HAD NO CHOICE IN THAT!

It’s those that view and interpret that as such and make you suffer for it who are shameful: THEY HAVE A CHOICE IN THEIR VIEW OF, THEIR ATTITUDE TOWARDS AND THEIR TREATMENT OF YOU!

. . . → Read More: Social Justice: Caste Away

Casteism, My Personal Stories, Social Justice

Social Justice: Marked From Birth

Details of the discrimination I faced in Nepal, what I do, and why I do what I do for those who suffer even more discrimination! . . . → Read More: Social Justice: Marked From Birth

Casteism, Equality, Social Justice

Social Justice: Social (Media) Status Upgrades

Birth as a low caste, a Dalit, in Nepal means that you are not only expected, but also made, to live in shame and poverty. In an effort to escape from that, they go looking for foreign employment but lacking in funds and education, fall victim to loan sharks and trafficking. . . . → Read More: Social Justice: Social (Media) Status Upgrades