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Fulbright Fellow Kalai A. Publishes Article on Racial Inequality in the US

June 29, 2020 The India Forum

A road in San Francisco painted over with a mural that spells out 'BLACK LIVES MATTER' | Christopher Michel (CC BY-SA 4.0)


On June 26, 2020, Watson's Fulbright-Nehru postdoctoral fellow, Kalaiyarasan A published an article titled, "A Black Spring" in The India Forum. In the article, he aruges that deepening racial inequality in the US is the fundamental reason for the recent widespread protests and that African American economic progress has been worse than that of Dalits in India.  Read the full article.