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(Ab)uses of Archaeology

The Politics of Ayodhya and the Archaeological Survey of India ...

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Gujarat Butcher Modi (Not) in the US

The U.S. slams its doors in the face of one of the architects of the 2002 Gujarat pogroms—and activists from the South Asian diaspora helped set the stage. Sapna Gupta outlines the strategies and victories of the Campaign Against Genocide. ...

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From Kabul to Kanda

Afghan Refugees Struggle for Justice in Japan ...

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Dear Fahad

Together with THAW (Theaters Against War) we solicited letters of support for Syed Fahad Hashmi, a US citizen who has been held in severe solitary confinement since May 2007, and is denied access to much of the evidence the government claims to have ...

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Were There No Alternatives? Asks Shaheen Kamadia

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Lessons on Island Living

Indigenous knowledge saves the native Andamanese from the tsunami, but can it save them from settlers and rapacious development? ...

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Seeing the Disappeared

Two visual artists seek out new ways of engaging with the post-9/11 disappearances in the US ...

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Wedding and War in Galilee

A view of the emerging India-Israel-US axis, from a wedding in Palestine with Israeli helicopters whirring above, to Indian towns filled with Israeli soldiers looking for Shanti, to deportations and surveillance in the U.S. ...

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Sun-Surf-Sex Tourism

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The Case Against Unjust Laws and Social Customs in Pakistan

Mukhtar Mai was gang-raped on orders of a tribal court and then paraded naked in town. Rather than suffering in silence, she’s taking her rapists to court, challenging Pakistan’s laws, patriarchal norms, cultural practices and social taboos. ...

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