Karwan e Mohabbat’s journey of solidarity through a wounded India

Karwan e Mohabbat’s journey of solidarity through a wounded India https://www.facebook.com/KarwaneMohabbat/videos/648287198921042/ KARWAN E MOHABBAT·THURSDAY, JANUARY 31, 2019 There is an evil stalking our land, of hate and fear engineered by cynical politics. As lynchings threaten to grow into a national epidemic, minority communities are learning to endure an intense sense of foreboding – a lurking, unnamed, unspoken fear. This is …

Joint statement by visual artists in India against hate politics: An appeal to the people of India to save democracy

Joint statement by visual artists in India against hate politics Joint statement by visual artists in India against hate politics An appeal to the people of India to save democracy April 8, 2019 Answering to the need of the hour visual artists from across the length and breadth of India have come together in one voice to give voice to …

The Invisible Threat: The answer lies with you and me. Let’s defeat the fascist regime.

The Invisible Threat   The Invisible Threat Damodar Mauzo April 8, 2019 Image Courtesy: Navhind Times “As a writer, I feel the need to speak out my mind; hence I have been voicing my concerns publicly, irrespective of the threats to my life…” “The answer lies with you and me. Let’s defeat the fascist regime.” The recently issued public statement …

150+ Scientists Appeal to the People to ‘Vote Wisely’ in 2019 Elections

https://thewire.in/the-sciences/150-scientists-appeal-to-the-people-to-vote-wisely 150+ Scientists Appeal to the People to ‘Vote Wisely’ in 2019 Elections In the last two or three years, scientists have identified a clump of issues during the incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party’s rule at the Centre that have affected them. The signatories include (clockwise from top left) Amitabh Joshi, Gagandeep Kang, Naresh Dadhich, Prajval Shastri, Rama Govindarajan and Satyajit …

Over 600 Theatre Artistes Appeal to Vote ‘Bigotry, Hatred, Apathy Out of Power’

Over 600 Theatre Artistes Appeal to Vote ‘Bigotry, Hatred, Apathy Out of Power’ Terming the 2019 Lok Sabha elections as ‘most crucial’, theatre practitioners in 12 languages call for safeguarding the Constitution and India’s syncretic, secular ethos. Newsclick Report April 4, 2019   Over 600 theatre artistes and practitioners in 12 languages from across the country have issued a joint …

Joint statement by theatre practitioners of India..

https://www.artistuniteindia.com/ In an unprecedented move, More than 700 theatre artists from every corner of this country have joined hands to make an appeal to all of you to vote out the divisive politics from power. The joint statement  in 12 languages (English, Hindi, Tamil, Bengali, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada, Assamese, Telugu, Panjabi, Konkani,Urdu and Gujarati) and the names of the signatories …

More than 150 Scientists Appeal to Citizens: Let us vote to unify the people. Let us vote to spread the light of reason.

More than 150 Scientists Appeal to Citizens Let us vote to unify the people. Let us vote to spread the light of reason. April 3, 2019 The upcoming election is a crucial one. It asks for a re-affirmation of the most fundamental guarantees our Constitution gives us: equal rights to faith or lack thereof; culture; language; association; personal liberty and freedom of expression. These rights, …

“Vote out the division of our people; vote out inequality; vote against violence, intimidation and censorship.”

https://thewire.in/politics/200-writers-appeal-to-citizens-to-vote-out-hate-politics 200 Writers Appeal to Citizens to Vote out Hate Politics “Vote out the division of our people; vote out inequality; vote against violence, intimidation and censorship.” (Clockwise) Amitav Ghosh, Nayantara Sahgal, Jeet Thayil, Girish Karnad, Vivek Shanbhag and Romila Thapar 01/APR/2019 New Delhi: Over 200 Indian writers on Monday issued an appeal to Indians to vote out hate politics in …

Let us vote against hate politics. Let us vote for an equal and diverse India.

https://indianculturalforum.in/2019/04/01/more-than-200-writers-appeal-to-citizens/ More than 200 Writers Appeal to Citizens Let us vote against hate politics. Let us vote for an equal and diverse India. April 1, 2019   The upcoming election finds our country at the crossroads.  Our Constitution guarantees all its citizens equal rights, the freedom to eat, pray and live as they choose, freedom of expression and the right to dissent. …

Over 200 writers including Girish Karnad, Nayantara Sahgal ask Indians to vote out hate politics

2019 General Elections Over 200 writers including Girish Karnad, Nayantara Sahgal ask Indians to vote out hate politics Others who signed include TM Krishna, Vivek Shanbhag, Jeet Thayil, K Satchidanandan and Romila Thapar. Over 200 Indian writers on Monday issued an appeal to Indians to vote out hate politics in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections and vote for a “diverse and …