identity politics

Identity illusions, unclassified categories

Why has this tension grown between class and identity politics?

| Jan 21, 2009

‘Monolith India’ and the vote bank

Democracy has sharpened the popular diversity by transforming the masses into vote banks.

| May 07, 2004

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