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Dissent in dark times : Ajita Banerjie

This is a guest post by AJITA BANERJIE

In the dark times, will there also be singing?

Yes there will also be singing.

About the dark times… 1,056 more words

Violence-Conflict

[Hyphen] Americans Exhibition at Rice University

Americans, an exhibition by Keliy Anderson-Staley. Opening Night & Reception January 21, 2016 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and on view weekdays 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. through February 19, 2016. 157 more words

Race

SERENDIPITOUS TUESDAY: "THE PASSENGER"

Welcome to another Tuesday celebrating bookish events, from Tuesday/First Chapter/Intros, hosted by Bibliophile by the Sea; and Teaser Tuesdays hosted by A Daily Rhythm. 502 more words

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Stop the attack on Rohith’s mother! Solidarity Committee for Rohith's mother Radhika

STATEMENT BY SOLIDARITY COMMITTEE FOR ROHITH’S MOTHER RADHIKA

We believe there  is a concerted effort on the part of the powers-that-be to diffuse the nation-wide mass protests against Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula’s death and caste discrimination in higher educational institutions. 669 more words

Violence-Conflict

Disability, Language, and Empowerment: Dorodi Sharma

This is a guest post by DORODI SHARMA

In 2009, as a writer for a disability news portal I got a note back with one of my stories from the director of the organisation. 830 more words

Bad Ideas

Why is the World Ignoring Palestine’s ‘Third Intifada’? Shubhda Chaudhary

Guest post by SHUBHDA CHAUDHARY

Already ravaged by two political Intifadas in the past, Palestine is now undergoing a third ‘leaderless Intifada’ in West Bank and Gaza. 875 more words

Bad Ideas

A test of dignity and democracy

Today, as the Supreme Court hears the curative petition on Section 377, it has an opportunity to remember its promise to be the last resort of the oppressed, to let dignity be the domain of all. 1,219 more words

Government