Tag Archives: Activism

GREENPEACE INDIA: “WE REFUSE TO BE INTIMIDATED BY SUCH DIRTY TRICKS.”

Greenpeace campaigners may be green activists, but for Government of India, if we go by the developments, they are anti-development. According to reports, Greenpeace India will be forced to close its operations within a month after the government froze its accounts almost a month ago. And if it happens so, it will be bad, not only for its over 300 ...

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IROM SHARMILA RE-ARRESTED: PATHETIC IRONIES OF THE STATE CONTINUE

It was expected. It has been happening ever since. We have seen it happening year after year – Irom Sharmila is released and is re-arrested. And yes, we know, the state has been behind it- complicit, willingly and comfortably. Her annual release is basically technical in nature otherwise the state would not let her go, unless the court rules so, ...

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HONG KONG MARCH: DEMOCRATIC SPIRIT IS ALIVE AND KICKING

The protest march on the annual handover day in the Central Business District of Hong Kong was an expected success and that is the big news about it, this beautiful banner photograph from the South China Morning Post coverage tells us. There were clashes with police and over 500 were arrested, that is the big news about it. The protesters ...

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HONG KONG MARCH: THE INSPIRING SHOTS

Photo: South China Morning Post The protest march on the annual handover day in the Central Business District of Hong Kong was an expected success and that is the big news about it, this beautiful banner photograph from the South China Morning Post coverage tells us. There were clashes with police and over 500 were arrested, that is the big ...

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HONG KONG MARCH: PRO-DEMOCRACY OF SYMBOLISM HONG KONG SPEAKS AGAIN

Hong Kong: hundreds of thousands participate in pro-democracy march – The Guardian Hong Kong Democracy Protest: Thousands March Through City – The Wall Street Journal Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Protesters Emboldened by March – The Wall Street Journal In Hong Kong, Tens of Thousands March for Democracy – TIME Over 500 arrested after Hong Kong democracy rally – USA TODAY Police ...

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ARE WE A FAILED DEMOCRACY? ARE WE A FALLING NATION?

Thousands die but their lives are counted for some bucks and the buck is passed to be forgotten conveniently totally ignoring the fact that who died were the fellow human beings! What sort of idiots we are or what sort of idiots we are made to look like or what sort of idiots we have been made to be fooled ...

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MID-DAY MEAL KILLS CHILDREN, RICKSHAW-PULLER KILLS PATIENT –WHY THIS ‘OCCASIONAL’ CRY WHEN SUCH ‘REGULAR’ CRIMES NEED SUSTAINED ATTENTION

Isn’t it a conspiracy that the kids who lost their lives after consuming the poisoned mid-day meal in a government school of Bihar become the subjects of the political blame game that soon crosses all the limits of sanity? And what about this characterized uproar every time whenever many of us, sometimes in thousands, become victims of a man-made systemic ...

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