Why India’s persecuted tribes are marking their alternative independence day

The below post was originally published by Sarah Gandee on The Conversation on 30 August 2016:   In the minutes before the clock struck midnight on August 14-15 1947, Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister of India, made a now-hallowed speech to the nation on the eve of its independence: Long years ago, we made a … Continue reading Why India’s persecuted tribes are marking their alternative independence day

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