Communal Violence in 2015 – Rise in Hatred and Polarization

Neha Dabhade Communal violence, polarization of communities and the institutionalization of hatred it results in; have emerged as most the prominent threats engulfing the country in the year 2015. This has spelled adverse repercussions on communal harmony and led to shrinking of democratic space. This year, figures available till October suggest that there were 650 incidents of communal violence in which 84 people lost their … Continue reading Communal Violence in 2015 – Rise in Hatred and Polarization

Women’s bodies are not your battlefields! Condemn the politics of communal violence!

Women Against Sexual Violence and State Repression invites you to a public meeting on Sexual violence against women in Muzaffarnagar 30 November 2013 (2-5 pm) at ISI, 10, Lodhi Institutional Area, New Delhi The explosion of communal violence in Muzaffarnagar, Shamli and adjoining districts of Uttar Pradesh is the latest in a long series of such atrocities. The Nellie massacre of 1983, the anti-Sikh carnage … Continue reading Women’s bodies are not your battlefields! Condemn the politics of communal violence!