Month: May 2015

Bullied from birth

Bheem Kumar belongs to the Musahar community, one of the lowest castes in India, referred to as Mahadalits. The Musahars have since long been the targets of institutionalized bullying, where an entire ethnicity is shamed by name – Musahar literally means a rat eater. They are condemned to a life in designated musaharis or ghettos … Continued