Watch: Discussing Saffron and Dalit Politics in Uttar Pradesh

M.K. Venu, one of the founding editors of The Wire, discusses the current political climate in Uttar Pradesh in light of the upcoming state assembly elections with Badri Narayan Tiwari, professor at the Centre for the Study of Discrimination and Exclusion in Jawaharlal Nehru University. Tiwari is the author of Fascinating Hindutva: Saffron Politics and Dalit Mobilisation, among many other published works on Dalit politics in North India.