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Atrocities

Regret not if we Perish!

Karl Marx Siddharthar

  A Sneak peek into a Dalit Family’s Legal Struggle A.B. Karl Marx Siddharthar On 29th, June, 2021 I, being the victim/petitioner in an atrocity case, visited the Collector’s Office, Chennai to attend the DVMC (District Vigilance Monitoring Committee) meeting. Based on the Hon’ble Madras High Court’s Order, the Deputy Superintendent of Police, Chennai CBCID …

Gender

Can we bring up kids telling them not to fall in love with someone from another caste?

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  Radhika Sudhakar In the Swathi murder case, as mainstream media increasingly plays the role of judge and jury, while evidence gathering, judgement based on facts and adherence to the rule of law takes a back seat, it does immense disservice to the victim’s rights as well as the accused’s rights. In the process, it also …

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Hatred in the Belly: Two Book Launch & Discussion Events in Chennai

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  It is our pleasure to invite you to participate in the book launch events and discussions to be held at Chennai. Event 1  Hatred in the Belly: Discussion on Appropriation of Dr. Ambedkar’s Writings, Life & Struggle Date: Saturday, 13th February 2016Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM Location: At ICSA Centre, Egmore (Opposite to …

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#Chennairains: Flood Relief Information

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  Volunteer groups are attempting to organize information on Chennai flood relief from multiple sources including social media. The screenshots below give an idea about how information is being collected, sorted and displayed for rapid dissemination by users.  Users can search for, retrieve and add information over a wide range of topics that have been …

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Dalit Youth Federation calls for discussion

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  On Sunday, 21st July 2013  at 5.30 pm Venue: Navbharat Mat. School, Solaiyappan St., Periyar road, T.Nagar, Chennai, (Kodambakkam – Valluvar Kottam route). ‘Dalit Youth Federation’ calls for discussion on the following: *Violence on Dalits – Lessons & Mistakes *Revisiting the Need for Dr. Ambedkar *Unity Among Dalits *Future Course of Dalit Politics Special …

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Hazardous sanitation work claims two more lives in Chennai

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Two more people died today in the sewers trying to keep Chennai clean. How many more sanitation workers will have to give up their lives before our cities make their working conditions more human and safe? M. Narayanan, Editor of Paadam, writes about the tragedy.  M. Narayanan Today, two people lost their lives in the manhole …

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Police violence on peaceful protesters in Koodankulam – An update

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[Via Geeta Charusivam] Friends in the media have reported that all top police brass have gathered in Koodankulam to chalk out a strategy to wipe out the movement. According to the media sources, intelligence officials are reporting that two women police are missing and are untraceable. Villagers say that no policepersons have been taken hostage. …