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The Politics of Self-Absorption

Experience versus Solidarity in Movement Dynamics ...

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Fare Labor: A Review of Taxi!

Bearing the economic risks without reaping the benefits, taxi drivers in NYC are least protected by labor laws. Biju Mathew's book illustrates the organizing work and collective action happening among NYC's yellow cab drivers and their numerous ...

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Hijras, a Police Crusade and an Action

Bangalore, the new global city, is 'cleaning up' and police justify their brutality saying that they are just following orders. India has reached new heights of physical and sexual abuse and arbitrary arrests of hijras . But recent events have ...

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You Can Not Escape Responsibility

A Conversation with Shabana Azmi ...

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Kotis and Sexual Politics in Eastern India

"The males who take up the "Koti" identity are situated in a zone between mainstream masculinity and the highly marginalized Hijra identity, operating from the border of classes, communities and genders." ...

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Crimes of Bhopal

Holding Corporations Accountable ...

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Fishing for a Social Change

A Conversation with Thomas Kocherry ...

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Taking it to the Streets

The Activist Theatre of Ngugi WaThiong'o and Safdar Hashmi ...

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Organizing Delhi's Pride: A Conversation with Gautam Bhan

The biggest difference is that pride in India is still part-protest, part-celebration, part a call for dignity, part a claim for public space, part-assertion and part-fear. ...

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Making the Case for Legal Activism

An Interview with Pakistani Human Rights Lawyer Zia Awan ...

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