This is one of the most significant legislations that protects Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. Atrocities based on their caste is a lived reality for most of India's SC and ST communities. This set of 3 posters, [...]
Breathing Life Into The Constitution 2016 [...]
The questionnaire released by the Law Commission of India to initiate a debate on the uniform civil code (UCC) is problematic on various fronts. The aim of the questionnaire, as stated by the law commission, is to seek [...]
The 50 days of the 'Demon' are now done. Even as the nation waits in apprehension, wanting to know what lies next, there have been several humorous responses to the same. Church Street Social, an upscale pub in [...]
On June 13, 2014 Madkam Hidme, a 23 year old adivasi girl was found dead with marks of torture and rape on her body. The body was found near her village Gompad, Block Konta, district Sukma, Chhattisgarh. The very next [...]
​ Venue: Alternative Law Forum   This course offers an outline of the basic concepts underlying within the caste-based quota system. Students will be exposed to the major debates concerning reservations as [...]
ALF is offering scholarships for the second batch of the Gender Sexuality and the Law Course, that will be held on the 4th and 5th of July 2015. This opportunity is available because of our successful crowd funding [...]
The piece by Karthik Navayan on Caste Diversity in the Development Sector raises many important issues. Clearly the blindness to the question of the way caste operates is structural and institutional and pervades all [...]
The Rajya Sabha passed the Transgender Rights Bill in April 2015. The following primer prepared by Danish Sheikh of ALF for Orinam offers a guide to it. A Primer on the Transgender Bill Published on : 5 May [...]
Single Credit Seminar Course on Human Rights Lawyering: Principles and Practices National Law School of India, 16-20 March 2015 Traditional teaching on human rights focuses on textual traditions such as Universal [...]