Labour And Dravidianism: History of Buckingham and Carnatic Mills Strike, the first major industrial unrest in South India
One of the major reasons for the success of the Dravidian movement is its co-option of the working class
How Dravidian ideologues used ‘opposition to Hindi’ to build their ‘protector of Tamil culture’ image and retain power
We will now look at how they used the plank of opposition to Hindi as a means of building their image as protectors of Tamil culture and native rights and to bring them to power.
Tamils in Tamil Nadu have had the benefits of national integration, wider exposure to language among others, denied to them by the Dravidian agitation.
One of the persistent pieces of given wisdom in Indian political discourse is that the Dravidian movement was a progressive one.
As liberals claim South Indians don’t care about Ram, read about the history of Ramayana in South Indian states
Contrary to claims of liberals, Ram is worshipped in South India for centuries
Hindi is a beautiful language, as is Tamil, Kannada etc: ‘Imposition’ narrative must be quashed and Sanskrit used for national integration
On the occasion of Hindi Diwas yesterday, the usual suspects proceeded to create the usual noise about alleged Hindi Imposition.
Congress spokesperson Shama Mohammad stated that the reason of Congress' bad performance in North Indian states is that the people in North Indian states are 'pliable' and they are not educated like the people in the south.
There is a ‘family pack’ for bail and no prizes to guess who are the beneficiaries of this pack, PM Modi in Tamil Nadu
Taunting on the bail of Gandhi family and Chidambaram family, Modi said that now there is now a family pack in bail too.
After trying to divide India on caste lines, Shekhar Gupta’s The Print resorts to fuelling regional divide
This is not the first time that the media has used a tragedy to further their sinister agenda