Articles Archive for April 2016
Stop Targeting Student Activists From Deprived Backgrounds!
Stop Fresh Offensives Targeting JNU’s Inclusive Admission Policy!
The JNU Administration, based on a farcical ‘High-Level Enquiry Committee (HLEC) report,’ has vindictively handed out rustications, eviction from hostel and steep fines to several student leaders of the campus. This is a political witch-hunt, dictated by the Modi Government.
The Administration has in a cowardly and underhand manner, waited for the eve of end-semester exams in JNU, to declare the punishments. With this subterfuge of timing they think they can scuttle the student movement against the unjust …
On 21 March 2016, two young Dalit CPI(ML) activists, Comrade Mahesh Ram and Comrade Rampravesh Ram were killed by goons of the BJP-supported feudal criminal Surendra Singh in Begusarai district of Bihar. Comrade Mahesh Ram was just 25 years old and a member of CPI(ML)’s block committee, while Rampravesh Ram, another leader was just 27 years old. Both leaders were ambushed when they were returning to their village Maksudanpur. And on the night of 16 April, yet another mahadalit CPI(ML) leader Gaaro Paswan, was killed in his village in Begusarai …
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BR Ambedkar And The Challenges for India’s Democracy Today
“The formal framework of democracy is of no value and would indeed be a misfit if there was no social democracy.”
“What you have lost others have gained. Your humiliations are a matter of pride with others. You are made to suffer wants, privations and humiliations not because it was pre-ordained by the sins committed in your previous birth, but because of the overpowering tyranny and treachery of those who are above you. You have no lands because others have usurped them; you …