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[19 Feb 2017 | No Comment | 96 views]
13 Questions the JNU VC Must Answer NOW!!

In India, where access to higher education is pitifully low, JNU remains one of the last few universities where students from remote areas and marginalised backgrounds can hope to be welcomed. The diverse demography of JNU’s student community is a testimony to our collective effort of making the university a truly accessible and democratic space. JNU is a lighthouse, not only for its efforts towards inclusion and affordable education. It is unique for its commitment to speak truth to power, for critical thinking, egalitarian ethos and democratic culture. The current …

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[20 Jan 2017 | One Comment | 848 views]

एक माँ, जिसकी दसवीं में पढने वाली बेटी डीका के साथ सामूहिक बलात्कार कर हत्या कर दी गयी, की अपील !
मैं कुसुम देवी खुरपी-हसुआ चलाकर मजदूरी करती हूँ, लेकिन अपनी बेटी को पढ़ा-लिखा कर होशियार बनाने का सपना देखती थी. आंबेडकर विद्यालय, हाजीपुर में दसवीं की छात्र थी मेरी बेटी डीका कुमारी.
6 जनबरी 2017 को मेरी बेटी ने मुझे फ़ोन कर होस्टल बुलाया. 7 जनबरी को मैं अपनी बेटी के लिए सेवई-पूरी लेकर हॉस्टल पहुंची. मिलते ही डीका बोली माँ मुझे यहाँ से ले चलो. बहुत पूछने पर बताया की …

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[14 Apr 2016 | No Comment | 464 views]
Saluting Babasaheb Dr. B R Ambekar On His 125th Birth Anniversary

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 …

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[27 Mar 2016 | No Comment | 207 views]
From HCU to JNU, Save Educational Institutions, Save Democracy

Karawaan-e-Sedition: Kis Kis Ko ‘Anti-National’ Kahoge?
The ABVP-RSS-BJP and some media channels (who have mastered the art of airing fake tweets and doctored videos) are busy telling the world that JNU is a hub of ‘sedition’. The very same voices emerging from #OccupyUGC and #JusticeforRohithVemula are now ‘anti-national’ and ‘seditious’, if the ABVP-RSS-BJP and Times Now/Zee News are to be believed. Students activists, JNU teachers and well-known poets are now being branded “anti-national” in primetime shows. Even as we battle a police crackdown, arrests, jailing and suspensions, let us discuss …

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[8 Feb 2016 | No Comment | 275 views]
Condemn the Racist Attack and Molestation of the Tanzanian Women Student  in Bangalore!

Colossal Shame!
Condemn the Role of Karnataka Police and Shameful Denial of the State Govt!
AISA strongly condemns the shocking racist attack on a Tanzanian woman student in Bangalore on (31st January, 2016) Sunday night.
According to eyewitnesses, the victim along with her five friends was traveling in a car and had the misfortune to reach the spot, where in an accident some 30 minutes before a woman was run over by a car driven by a Sudanese national. The Tanzanian girl and her friends, who had nothing to do with the earlier …

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[18 Jan 2016 | No Comment | 456 views]
Rise Up against the Institutional Murder of Rohith Vemula!

Resist Serial Political Targeting and Victimisation of Progressive Student Activists Across Campuses Under the Diktats of the Saffron Regime!
Down with the Victimisation and Ostracisation of 5 Dalit Research Scholars by the UoH Administration Under BJP-ABVP’s Political Diktats!
Yesterday, as a united student protest was going on against the victimisation of 5 Dalit research scholars by the University of Hyderabad’s administration, the news of the tragic suicide one of Rohith Vemula reached us. Even as we collectively mourn the shocking and tragic loss, let us not fail to nail those responsible. Rohith …

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[13 Nov 2015 | No Comment | 321 views]
#OccupyUGC: AISA National Call for “Delhi Chalo” 8-9 December 2015

#OccupyUGC: AISA National Call for “Delhi Chalo” 8-9 December 2015. Hundreds of Students from different Universities will march in Delhi to defend UGC NON NET fellowship, Against Fund Cut and Total surrender of India’s Higher Education by Modi Government to WTO

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[26 Oct 2015 | One Comment | 190 views]
AISA Statement: Students march to #OccupyUGC while MHRD tries to Spread Confusion

Students from different universities join #OccupyUGC movement on 26 Oct to protest against the scrapping of NON NET Fellowship rejecting MHRD statement

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[19 Oct 2015 | No Comment | 122 views]
Factory Worker Brutally Beaten to Death in Punjab!

Rise up against the Ruthless Killings, Torture and Harassment of Workers and Systemic Attack on Trade Unions throughout the Country!!
Strung up by his legs and hands from the ceiling, upside down, and brutally beaten with an iron rod, a migrant factory worker was killed in the Focal Point Area of Amritsar by the henchmen of the factory owner last Thursday evening. The worker, hailing from Nepal and a previous resident of Bihar, was falsely accused of theft by the factory owner and taken away by his henchmen on the pretext …

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[10 Sep 2015 | No Comment | 239 views]
DUSU 2015: Elect AISA to Usher a New Vision of Student Politics

AISA presents a new vision of politics in the DUSU 2015 challenging the money-muscle politics of ABVP-NSUI. AISA’s consistent intervention against CBCS and on student issues have bolstered its strength which is evident from the rising vote share in the last two elections.