Tag Archives: Halpati

Putting an end to exploitation: The Halpati women who don’t want financial help from anybody – Gujarat

Of Spice & Spirit: 24-YO Quits Cushy Job to Double Income of Gujarat Tribe! Jovita Aranha, The Better India, 3 July 2018 Turn the pages of history, and it will narrate the plight of the Halpatis of Gujarat, one of … Continue reading

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The moral standard of state and society: T.G. Narayanan Memorial Lecture on Social Deprivation – Gujarat

Read the entire lecture by Jan Breman here >> The moral standard of state and society can be deduced from the way people are treated who are not productive anymore and have no assets of their own. Missing the means … Continue reading

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