It has finally happened – WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange was arrested within the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. It is widely expected he will be extradited to the US to stand trial. The expected charges are espionage. This is truly a dark day for journalists and journalism. CrossTalking with Joe Lauria, Ray McGovern, and Sara Flounders. Continue reading CrossTalk: Assange in Custody
प्रथम प्रधानमंत्री जवाहरलाल नेहरू ने ‘डिस्कवरी ऑफ़ इंडिया’ जैसी किताब लिखकर इतिहास को भले ही समृद्ध किया हो, लेकिन लोगों में इतिहास के प्रति दिलचस्पी तो मौजूदा प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने ही जगाई है। इसके लिए देश की नौजवान पीढ़ी को ख़ासतौर पर उनका आभारी होना चाहिए। वे अपने भाषणों में अगर यक़ीन से परे दावों की मुसलसल धार न छोड़ते तो लोग इतिहास के … Continue reading नेहरू हर महीने नेताजी सुभाष की बेटी को आर्थिक मदद भेजते रहे, पर विज्ञापन नहीं किया!
‘Rohingyas Issue Isn’t Political In India’ Ravi Hemadri, DAJI Director, talks about Rohingyas in India, lack of media coverage and resettlement issues. Hansa Malhotra, Geetika Mantri INTERVIEWS Originally from Myanmar, the ‘boat people’ Rohingyas have been recognized by human rights organizations across the world as one of the most heavily persecuted minorities due to the systemic violence and discrimination they have faced in their own … Continue reading ‘Rohingyas have captured the interest of the west as they are backward and liberal muslims.”
With the nationwide day of action on June 30, Christopher Baum explains how Trump’s cruel policies are an intensification of those initiated by his predecessors. MASSES OF people across the country will mobilize in a cry of protest on Saturday, June 30, as the border nightmare orchestrated by Donald Trump and his administration continues with no end in sight. More than a week after … Continue reading We march because all immigrants must be free
Alan Maass rounds up reports from contributors around the country who tell what happened on the June 30 day of mobilizations to oppose Trump’s anti-immigrant hate AFTER A week that reminded everyone just how much damage Trump and the right wing can do — from the continuing nightmare for migrant families at the border to the Supreme Court’s reactionary decisions and the new opening for … Continue reading The pro-immigrant majority in the streets