Liberation Archive

The Period Leave Debate: Women Can Dance Fine, It’s The Yard That Is Skewed And Needs Correction

Kavita Krishnan (This is an abridged version of a piece that appeared in scroll.in on 23 July 2017) A Mumbai-based media company Culture Machine announced a new policy of offering ... (read full text)
Wave of Protests Against Spate of Communal Mob Lynchings

Wave of Protests Against Spate of Communal Mob Lynchings

On 22 June evening 15-year-old Junaid was lynched to death near Ballabhgarh on a Mathura-bound train from Delhi. Junaid and his brothers were returning home after doing some shopping for ... (read full text)
‘Azaadi Kooch’ Marks One Year of Una Resistance To Gau-Goons

‘Azaadi Kooch’ Marks One Year of Una Resistance To Gau-Goons

Marking one year since the public stripping and flogging of Dalits by a mob of cow-goons in Una, Gujarat, the Rashtriya Dalit Adhikar Manch (RDAM) called for an Azaadi Kooch ... (read full text)
Reading Ambedkar  After Three Years of Modi Raj

Reading Ambedkar After Three Years of Modi Raj

Dipankar Bhattacharya As part of its ‘appropriation of icons’ drive, the BJP is keen to appropriate Ambedkar in the service of Hindutva. We are told that Ambedkar stood for a ... (read full text)

Updates

Attack by BJP-Supported Goons on AIPWA and CPI(ML) Leader Comrade Jeera Bharti Comrade Jeera Bharti is a leader of the CPI(ML) and All India Progressive Women’s Association (AIPWA) in Mirzapur, ... (read full text)
Justice For Zafar: Freedom From Bullying

Justice For Zafar: Freedom From Bullying

Editorial: Mohammad Akhlaque, Majlum Ansari, Imteyaz Khan, Pehlu Khan, Sheikh Naim, Mohammad Halim, Mohammad Sajjad, Uttam Verma, Ganesh Gupta and now Zafar Hussein. Yet another horrific case of mob lynching, ... (read full text)
Salute the Memory of Comrade Zafar

Salute the Memory of Comrade Zafar

End Bullying and Shaming Tactics in ‘Swacch Bharat’ Campaign Red Salute to Com. Zafar Comrade Zafar gave his life defending the dignity of the poor and of women – in ... (read full text)
CPI(ML) General Secretary Visits Pratapgarh

CPI(ML) General Secretary Visits Pratapgarh

On 19th June, CPI(ML) General Secretary Dipankar Bhattacharya along with CPI(ML) Politburo member Prabhat Kumar and Rajasthan State Secretary Mahendra Choudhury and Udaipur District secretary Chandradeo Ola and other Left ... (read full text)
CPI(ML) Commemorates 50 Years of Naxalbari

CPI(ML) Commemorates 50 Years of Naxalbari

The historic peasant uprising of Naxalbari turned 50 on 25 May, 2017. To commemorate this occasion and celebrate the revolutionary legacy of Naxalbari in today’s challenging situation, CPI(ML) had organised ... (read full text)

Resolution on 50 Years of Naxalbari

(Adopted by the CPI(ML) Central Committee in its meeting in Siliguri on 26-28 May,2017) 25 May 2017 at Naxalbari On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the historic Naxalbari ... (read full text)

Legendary Leader Jangal Santhal

Com. Jangal Santal We cannot observe the 50th anniversary of the Naxalbari uprising without remembering Comrade Jangal Santhal. Comrade Jangal Santhal stands tall alongside Comrades Charu Mazumdar and Kanu Sanyal. ... (read full text)

Comrade Babulal Biswakarmakar

Com. Babulal Biswakarmakar Comrade Babulal Biswakarmakar was the first leader of the Naxalbari uprising to embrace martyrdom in a gun battle with the police. On 6 September 1968 Comrade Babulal ... (read full text)

Hail the revolutionary spirit of Comrade Khokan Majumdar !

Com. Khokan Mazumdar The octogenarian leader of Naxalbari peasant upsurge, Comrade Khokan Majumdar passed away on 29 May at North Bengal Medical College & Hospital. He had sustained his 2nd ... (read full text)

Tebhaga- Telangana to Naxalbari-CPI (ML)

A study in the Movement-Party Dialectic (A slightly modified version of the article by Arindam Sen published in EPW, Vol. 52, Issue No. 21, May 27, 2017.) Giving voice to ... (read full text)

Beat back the Sangh-BJP Fascist Offensive: Avenge the Killing of Agitating Farmers in Mandsaur

However much the killing of six farmers in police firing at Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh may have shocked and enraged the entire country, the BJP could not be any less ... (read full text)
National Conference of All India Kisan Mahasabha

National Conference of All India Kisan Mahasabha

The third National Conference of the All India Kisan Mahasabha was held on 9-10 June 2017 in Jharkhand’s Hazaribagh town (named Birsa Nagar after the great Birsa Munda for the ... (read full text)
Provocative and Highhanded Mamata Government

Provocative and Highhanded Mamata Government

Triggers Renewed Unrest in the Hills of Darjeeling Abhijit Mazumdar The hills of Darjeeling are on the boil once again. The current face-off between Gorkha Janamukti Morcha and Mamata’s West ... (read full text)
Intermediate Exam Result:  Consequence of Government-Sponsored Plight of Education

Intermediate Exam Result: Consequence of Government-Sponsored Plight of Education

The sorry state of Bihar’s schools is in the news again, with the declaration of the results of the Intermediate examination conducted by the Bihar School Examination Committee (run by ... (read full text)

Intermediate Exam Result: Consequence of Government-Sponsored Plight of Education

The sorry state of Bihar’s schools is in the news again, with the declaration of the results of the Intermediate examination conducted by the Bihar School Examination Committee (run by ... (read full text)
Fake Encounter in Jharkhand

Fake Encounter in Jharkhand

Protest against Fake Encounter in Jharkhand ‘They have murdered an innocent poor man’ – villagers of Dholkatta CPI(ML) has rejected the state police department’s decision of CID inquiry into Motilal ... (read full text)

LIBERATION, July 2018