Muslims right now are not thinking about the long term consequences. They are happy if their house, their family and their shop is safe. They do not realize that today if someone else is the target, tomorrow they could be too
The coming together of Dalits, with a new understanding of the attempt to appropriate them into the Hindu religion, and Muslims, with a renewed understanding of caste/social stratification among them, in common platforms of struggles will alone lead to such an endeavor.
Equality sometimes means that that those who have been traditionally powerful should share their power. They should support people who have never enjoyed power to become leaders. Those who have never faced discrimination should not talk about discrimination. instead they should empower discriminated people like Dalits, Muslims, Adivasis and Women to speak for themselves.
We are 78% in Gujarat. And in spite of that, they are the ones sitting in the government and doing injustice to us. And that’s why I have come to request you, I have come with a social organisation, we have come for the social change.
DC would like to pose a few questions to Vijoo about the party’s role in Annihilation of Caste, on their effort to bring about a Left-Ambedkarite unity, on topics such as Land Distribution, Manual Scavenging, Atrocities on Dalits and Brahminism.