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Why Independence of judiciary is More Necessary for Us than the Judge

Hailing from Muzaffarpur (Bihar), Prof. Sinha had a PG Degree in English and Ph.D. in Linguistics from Poona University (1967) studying the grammar of Lepcha language of Sikkim in relation to Bengali, Santhali, Hindi and Vajjika. He retired as Professor of English from RDS College, Muzaffarpur under Bihar University. Right from his school days in the 1950’s he was involved with the democratic movements of students and suffered fracture and other injuries when police lathi charged agitating students in Patna. He played a leading role in agitation for a judicial enquiry into the police firing on the students of Patna university and later on represented the students in the judicial enquiry headed by the Chief Justice of Patna High court .

The effort to make the judiciary subservient to the executive persists in a new form. The Law Minister has declared that he would not remain a post office and has been making good his threat. He delayed the appointment of K. M. Joseph Chief Justice of Himanchal Pradesh as a judge of the SC for his judgment against President rule …

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Plato’s Theory of Communism

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Ish Mishra Plato’s theory of communism is just opposite to Marxian theory of communism that seeks to eventually establish a classless and hence stateless society, as according to it the state is an instrument of the domination in the hands of ruling classes. Plato’s theory of communism that is used as one of the instruments of consolidation of the hierarchically …

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Forget EVM Dalits, obcs and Muslims have surrendered to RSS for their survival!

Palash Biswas पलाश विश्वास पलाश विश्वास। लेखक वरिष्ठ पत्रकार, सामाजिक कार्यकर्ता एवं आंदोलनकर्मी हैं । आजीवन संघर्षरत रहना और दुर्बलतम की आवाज बनना ही पलाश विश्वास का परिचय है। हिंदी में पत्रकारिता करते हैं, अंग्रेजी के लोकप्रिय ब्लॉगर हैं। “अमेरिका से सावधान “उपन्यास के लेखक। अमर उजाला समेत कई अखबारों से होते हुए अब जनसत्ता कोलकाता में ठिकाना

Palash Biswas Because RSS is adamant to capture India and it has an institutional infrastructure nationwide and beyond, the opportunist rootless politics based on election equations might not stop it. Because Hindutva agenda is all about corporate monopoly, every politician and political party has aligned with RSS to get its share in the abundant benefit of ethnic cleansing and apartheid. …

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Democracy does not mean anarchy – Shamsul Islam

Shamsul Islam was Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Satyawati College, University of Delhi.

Democracy does not mean anarchy – Shamsul Islam Vidya Bhushan Rawat New Delhi. Democracy does not mean anarchy. It means democracy at your offices, with trade unions, with your home, in community. Remember Baba Saheb, who spoke of social democracy, says Shams Shamsul ji. Sharing this thought-provoking conversation with him which will give many friends ideas and conviction to continue …

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Dr. Aurobindo GhoseShah, in short the entire camp of Fascism.

Jignesh Mevani

ON FIGHTING FASCISM – ETERNAL VIGILANCE IS THE PRICE OF LIBERTY Dr. Aurobindo Ghose Everybody is concerned about the health, whereabouts and safety of Jignesh Mevani. Undoubtedly, Jiignesh is leading the struggle of Dalits of Una ever since the Dalit uprising began on July 11, 2016 after the public flogging of four Dalit youth belonging to the family of Balu …

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The Stuff Life Is Made Of

Life is not a bed of roses is an oft-repeated adage that you get to hear from your elders and gradually realize its meaning, with advancing age and experience. In my initial days on planet earth, I used to boggle my mind over the statement as I could hardly decipher the meaning of this simplistic yet profound thought. Things change, …

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Socialists  are better in opposition… George Fernandes is the best example of how power silent the revolutionaries

George Fernandes

George Fernandes passed away (George Fernandes death date,29 January 2019). Former Defense Minister in Vajpayee cabinet and former Railway Minister with V P Singh government, George Saheb was quintessential Anti-Congress socialist. Of course, people rarely knew that George who wore torn Khadi kurta was also the owner of over 600 acres of land for which there was a strong fight …

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Do not wait till nobody is left to defend you ! Anand Teltumbde needs your Support

Anand Teltumbde

Shamsul Islam We should fully endorse this statement of Professor Anand Teltumbde, I NEED YOUR SUPPORT by reproducing few lines of a great poem of resistance by Martin Niemoler (1892-1984), a steadfast anti-Nazi intellectual, German priest who was on top of the Nazi Gang’s hit-list. Professor Anand is facing persecution with other intellectuals, the finest pro-people ideologues and activists who …

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The Life And Times Of Dnyanjyoti, Krantijyoti ‘Savitribai Phule’

Savitribai Phule

The Life And Times Of Dnyanjyoti, Krantijyoti ‘Savitribai Phule’ Amarjyot Kaur Arora Today, as a woman, I owe all my privilege to the pioneer of Women’s education in India, the Dnyanjyoti, Krantijyoti, Savitribai Phule. One can speak and write volumes on her sacrifices, tribulations, she underwent only to lead the people of India from darkness to Light. She and her …

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India has to decide whether to choose Constitution or Dharma Sansad

Vidya Bhushan Rawat

India has to decide whether to choose Constitution or Dharma Sansad Vidya Bhushan Rawat The language of political discourse is the biggest casualty after the Sangh Parivar inspired government came to power in India. The C grade rhetoric and to convert everything into a street fight of the main is the art that one can learn in the Sangh. The …

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