Hindu Caste System
By: Ali Ozymy, Sarah Hyden, and Maddie Miller
The Facts ~
Brahmins: priests, and academic scholars
Kshatriyas: warriors or kings
Vaisyas: merchants or artisans
Sudras: unskilled laborers
Pariah/Dalit: the "untouchables"
Divine or discrimination?
A Pariah from Haryana said “When we apply for jobs, or try to get into college we have to show which community we belong to. That’s when the discrimination starts. Here in Haryana, we are still being tied to trees and beaten by the upper-caste people. No one stands up for us.”