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Becoming in Diaspora

" Are we Rushdie’s "bastard children" of history, hybridity, and violence, from which transformation and tomorrows can generate? What kind of diaspora are we becoming?" ...

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Biopiracy: Let's BAG It!

A co-founder of the Basmati Action Group argues that the corporate rush to patent life is a new form of colonialism ...

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The Organizer's Corner

Questions for Saru Jayaraman of Restaurant Opportunities Center - New York (ROC-NY) ...

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Story of a Nepali in Exile

An interview with Mahabir Chaudhari, a Nepali human rights defender now living in exile in New York. He explores the complexities and challenges faced by many migrants who have sought political asylum to escape Nepal's over a decade-long civil war. ...

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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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Here's Our Labor. Now How About Our Lives?

The Karma of Brown Folk and Passport Photos ...

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Were There No Alternatives? Asks Shaheen Kamadia

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Contempt of Court

A Review of Arundhati Roy's Power Politics ...

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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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