देखो कितनी भ्रष्ट महिला है. . .

देखो कितनी भ्रष्ट महिला है. . . करोड़ों रुपयों का सूट पहने, बड़े बड़े पूंजीपतियों के साथ उठने बैठने वाली, पांच सितारा होटल में खाने वाली, मंहगे मोबाइल से  सेल्फ़ी लेने वाली, शराब के नशे में चूर, अब किसी भी तरह इस भ्रष्ट महिला को रोका जाय, सीबीआई द्वारा हिरासत में ले लिया जाय क्योंकि उसने 117 हत्यारों को जेल भिजवाने के बाद 27 जुलाई … Continue reading देखो कितनी भ्रष्ट महिला है. . .

तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ के खिलाफ प्रचारित मिथक

मिथक 1 – तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ ने साम्प्रदायिक ताक़तों के खिलाफ लड़ाई 2002 में शुरु की।   तथ्य 1 – तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ और उनके पति जावेद आनंद ने अपनी पत्रिका, कम्युनलिज़्म कॉम्बेट 1992 में मुंबई दंगों के बाद शुरु की। 1992 में साम्प्रदायिक ताक़तों के खिलाफ उनकी मीडिया पक्षधरता की शुरुआत हुई। मिथक 2 – तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ ने सिर्फ गोधरा के बाद हुए दंगों के पीड़ितों के … Continue reading तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ के खिलाफ प्रचारित मिथक

The state is doing its best to cripple us by freezing our accounts: Teesta Setalvad

  The allegations The Home Ministry has slapped notices on Gujarat riots activist Teesta Setalvad. It has asked the CBI to freeze her bank accounts and probe fund transfers. Govt says Teesta’s company Sabrang Communications has committed Foreign Contribution Regulation Act violations. A case of cheating has also been filed in connection with a memorial to the victims of Gulberg Housing Society massacre. The defence … Continue reading The state is doing its best to cripple us by freezing our accounts: Teesta Setalvad

NOAM CHOMSKY, ROMILA THAPAR & IRFAN HABIB IN SOLIDARITY WITH TEESTA AND JAVED

Politics of Vendetta Shall not Defeat the Cause of Justice   Statement in Solidarity with Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand,who have fought a long and heroic battle to advance the cause of justice for Gujarat’s 2002 pogrom, face possible prosecution on charges of financial misappropriation. We see this as a clear case of the politics of vendetta launched with explicit … Continue reading NOAM CHOMSKY, ROMILA THAPAR & IRFAN HABIB IN SOLIDARITY WITH TEESTA AND JAVED

Within months of coming to power, the BJP government has started it’s attack on India’s poor: Brinda Karat

  Catch CPI-M’s only Woman Polit Bureau Member, Brinda Karat in conversation with Teesta Setalvad in this week’s Communalism Combat’s Special Interview, only on  HILLELE TV and www.sabrang.com   27.10.2014 Barely has this government caught its breath that it has started an unrelenting attack on India’s poor said Brinda Karat, CPI-M’s only woman Polit Bureau member in a special interview with Teesta Setalvad, Communalism Combat. The targeted attack on … Continue reading Within months of coming to power, the BJP government has started it’s attack on India’s poor: Brinda Karat

External link to Mamata Banerjee calls Narendra Modi ‘butcher of Gujarat’; here are 9 mythbusters on 2002 post-Godhra riots

Mamata Banerjee calls Narendra Modi ‘butcher of Gujarat’; here are 9 mythbusters on 2002 post-Godhra riots

(First Published in DNA) Written by: Shehzad Poonawalla Myth no 1: Post-Godhra violence was brought under control within 2-3 days by Narendra Modi’s government Truth: “The violence in the state, which was initially claimed to have been brought under control in seventy two hours, persisted in varying degree for over two months, the toll in death and destruction rising with the passage of time.” Source: … Continue reading Mamata Banerjee calls Narendra Modi ‘butcher of Gujarat’; here are 9 mythbusters on 2002 post-Godhra riots

Some young Gujaratis want to know: what really happened in 2002? – Zahir Janmohamed

  Photo Credit: Sebastian D/AFP Some young people in Gujarat who were not even in their teens in 2002 want to know what really happened. But they have no one to ask.  When Kabir Thakore first gave a script to the students from Ahmedabad’s HL College of Commerce last year, he decided not to tell the students about the subject of the play. “I wanted the … Continue reading Some young Gujaratis want to know: what really happened in 2002? – Zahir Janmohamed

Modi and Gujarat 2002

This excerpt includes some Narendra Modi speeches from 2002, during his Gaurav Yatra and the electoral campaign that followed a few weeks later. Apparently, many past Modi speeches no longer exist online… This is an excerpt from Final Solution, the national award-winning film that probes politics of hate. The film, premiered at the Berlin film festival, has over a dozen international awards, including the Berlinale’s … Continue reading Modi and Gujarat 2002

Final Solution – Gujarat genocide of minorities in India

Final Solution is a study of the politics of hate. Set in Gujarat during the period Feb/March 2002 – July 2003, the film graphically documents the changing face of right-wing politics in India through a study of the 2002 genocide of Muslims in Gujarat. It specifically examines political tendencies reminiscient of the Nazi Germany of early/mid-1930s. Final Solution is anti-hate/ violence as those who forget … Continue reading Final Solution – Gujarat genocide of minorities in India