The Quit India Movement or the India August Movement (August Kranti), was a civil disobedience movement launched by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi) on 8 August 1942, during World War II, demanding an end to British Rule of India. 294 more words
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‘From Plassey to Partition and After’ is that rare unbiased book on modern India. 424 more words
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In 2011, on 23 January, an icon of the struggle for freedom and democracy in South Africa passed away. Johnny Issel was not just central to the formation of the United Democratic Front, he also played a critical role in the life of so many community organisations and activists from that era. 225 more words
Almost all our Freedom fighters, after their death, are conveniently dragged into current political debates, mostly by those who have little knowledge about them- or with their politics during Freedom struggle. 829 more words