Guest Post by New Socialist Initiative New Socialist Initiative Condemns Hindutva Engineered and Inspired Atrocities on Dalits Hardly a day passes without headline news of some or another atrocity on Dalits. On 24 May, a Dalit man in the Ahmedabad district was beaten and his house attacked by a gang of socalled ‘upper’ caste men … More Statement on Atrocities on Dalits : New Socialist Initiative
Bhupendra Singh Chudasama, Education minister of Gujarat and his colleague Atmaram Paramar, who handles the Social Justice Ministry, were in the news sometime back- albeit for wrong reasons. A video went viral which showed them participating in a felicitation ceremony of exorcists in Botad. They were also seen watching how a couple of the exorcists … More Promoting Superstition – Everything Official About It !
Why Hindutva Would Not Be The Same Again ? (Photo Courtesy : newsclick.in) When I was born I was not a child I was a dream, a dream of revolt that my mother, oppressed for thousands of years , dreamt. Still it is untouched in my eyes Covered with wrinkles of thousand years, her face … More Dalit Uprising and After …
The following is a Memorandum to the Governor of Gujarat, initiated by statement issued by the Movement for Secular Democracy and signed by many eminent personalities in the state, demanding a judicial inquiry into the attacks on Dalits in Una by cow-vigilantes. The memorandum was sent on 16 July 2016. (079) 26404418 MOVEMENT FOR SECULAR … More Eminent Citizens of Gujarat Demand Judicial Inquiry into Attacks on Dalits in Una
Jameen Adhikar Aandolan Gujarat (JAAG) Khet Bhavan, Opp. Cargo Motors, Near Gandhi Ashram, Ahmedabad-380 027 PRESS NOTE The Gujarat Assembly has, recently, passed some controversial amendments to 4 existing legislations, viz. § The Gujarat Tenancy and Agricultural Lands Act, 1948 § The Saurashtra Gharkhed, Tenancy Settlement and Agricultural Lands Ordinance, 1949 § The Gujarat Tenancy … More Statement on Controversial Amendments to Land Laws by Gujarat Assembly: Jameen Adhikar Aandolan Gujarat
Guest Post by RAVI SINHA Far away from Peshawar five men and a woman sat in a physician’s waiting room in Lucknow. The television screen that ordinarily shows some Bollywood film or a cricket match had a news channel on. It was day after the slaughter of children. The assistant who maintains the waiting list … More Impossible Lessons: Ravi Sinha
कुछ दिन पहले तक माफी की माँग की जा रही थी. पिछले कुछ सालों से नरेंद्र मोदी से बार बार अनुरोध-सा किया जा रहा था कि वे मुसलमानों से माफी भऱ माँग लें,बात रफ़ा दफ़ा हो जाएगी।मुसलमानों को सुझाव दिया जा रहा था कि वे माफी की सूरत में इंसाफ की अपनी जिद छोड़ दें. ऐसे मुसलमान खोज … More नरेंद्र मोदी और मुसलमान