casteism


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casteism

(ˈkɑːstɪzəm)
n
(Sociology) the belief in, and adherence to, the caste system
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To ensure that in future such a situation does not arise, efforts have to be made to shun politics of casteism and dynastic politics, and the focus should be on development and administration.
The Vice President said that even 70 years after Independence, the country is facing many problems like illiteracy, gender discrimination, corruption, casteism and urban-rural divide.
I also want to appeal to those plagued with a mentality of casteism, religion, and minority should come out of it and they need to ponder over it.
Like many others, I strongly believe that in our Pakistani society today is 99% suffarish, including nepotism, cronyism, casteism, braderism, and 1% merit in appointments which is why every organization has become a 'Family Organization OR Family Business.
This event is being conducted to rid the nation of vices like casteism and communalism.
According to news reports, the Akhil Bhartiya Brahman Mahasangh, a group of uppercaste Brahmins, had urged the police in Pune to halt a seminar involving Dalit and leftist leaders a day before the commemoration Monday, saying it would "spread casteism.
Modi remarked on Monday that the Gujarat verdict showed that the campaign of casteism had been defeated by development.
If anything does not work than you spread the poison of casteism to stop developmental politics.
He said violence in the name of faith was not acceptable and termed casteism and communalism as poison.
Let us all take a pledge to free our country from poverty, corruption, communalism, casteism and terrorism, and create a 'New India' by 2022.
He said, the recent elections results are a clear indicator that the country has gone past casteism, dynasty rule and corrupt governance.
Adityanath's saffron attire helps RSS in propagating its Casteism laden Hindutva.