Nussbaum on Roy and Ambedkar

Martha Nussbaum has written a superb review of the re-release of Ambedkar’s Annihilation of Caste with an added introduction by Arundhati Roy in the New Rambler. A note-worthy passage that reveals Ambedkar’s prescience: In his later legal/political writings, Ambedkar adds a fifth, political objection to caste: it is anti-national, leading to an identity politics that breaks up … Continue reading