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[24 Mar 2012 | No Comment | 241 views]
Bhagat Singh and his relevance today!!

Know then your braves,
For you the feeble they fight unto their deaths;
They lie down hacked to pieces
on the battlefield they never deserted.
Is it the romance you yearn for?
Then come unto me,
Come holding your head upon your palm… ( A Punjabi poem sung in the memory of Bhagat Singh)
As the last week of March begins, we commemorate the heroic lives of those like Bhagat Singh and his comrades who have become symbol of revolution. We remember the brief, incandescent lives of those like the revolutionary poet Paash martyred on 23 …

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[22 Mar 2012 | One Comment | 1,691 views]
Crackdown in Koodankulam! Stop a “Nuclear Nandigram” from happening at Koodankulam!

Koodankulam is under siege. Tamil Nadu Government, soon after by-polls in nearby Sankarankoil took place on March 18, changed its tune on the nuclear project. Announcing a Cabinet decision to commission the Koodankulam project without further delay, the TN Government abandoned its posture of “sharing the people’s concerns” about the project’s safety, and has announced that the nuclear project is needed for the State’s “progress”. It claims that all safety concerns have been allayed.

In preparations for what the local protesters fear will be a …

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[18 Mar 2012 | One Comment | 1,259 views]
Jashn-e-Azadi successfully screened at Delhi University despite right-wing threats & police pressure: AISA

AISA and Students of Sociology Department (DU) Successfully Screen Jashn-e-Azaadi in DU on 16 Feb, 2012, Braving Attacks and Threats by ABVP and ‘Bhagat Singh Kranti Sena’! Hundreds of Delhi University Students Participate in Film Screening and Discussion with Sanjay Kak, Director of Jashn-e-Azadi!!
Today hundreds of DU students and teachers participated the screening of the documentary film  Jashn-e-Azaadi organized by AISA and students of sociology in the Department of Sociology, Delhi University. “Predictably this screening had to held in the teeth of opposition from right-wing fascist forces like ABVP and …

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[23 Jan 2012 | 3 Comments | 2,375 views]

Save the Republic from Corruption and Corporate Loot!

Bring Corporates Within Lokpal!

Guarantee Education and Employment With Dignity for All!

on the eve of the Republic Day
Save Republic Rally
25 Jan  2012     12 noon
from Arts Faculty, North Campus, D.U

Throughout the past year, we saw a spirited movement articulating genuine aspirations of the common people of this country to end the shameful immunity currently enjoyed by the corrupt and against the regime of corruption and corporate loot. Representing the voice of student-youth of this country, the Student-youth …

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[12 Jun 2011 | One Comment | 4,556 views]
Endosulfan: Government and the Pesticide Industry Orchestrating Genocide

On May 13th 2011, the Supreme Court (SC) banned the use, sale, production and export of the pesticide endosulfan throughout the country, citing its harmful effects. For more than two decades now, several organizations and concerned individuals have been waging a protracted battle demanding this ban, and the SC verdict is an important step forward in their struggle. This battle has not just had to contend with the powerful pesticide lobby, but also with various governments who have repeatedly tried to protect corporate interests over concerns of health and safety …