Tag Archives: Farmers Protest

Bhangor Struggle : A protracted mass movement against land acquisition and neo-liberal model of development

In November 2008, a rather remarkable movement of people began in Lalgarh district of West Bengal. On one hand, it was a  direct response to the police brutality which was perpetrated by the West Bengal police on 5th November, 2008. … Continue reading

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Central Trade Unions’ solidarity demonstration – Extend support to Maruti workers and TN farmers

  A gathering of over a thousand workers from various parts of Chennai took place at the MLA hostel in Chepauk, on 13th April. Workers came together to protest the life sentence meted out to trade union leaders of Maruti … Continue reading

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Fact finding report on Kalpakkam Protests and police violations

A Fact Finding team has condemned the police atrocity at a recent protest by residents of villages around Kalpakkam where protesters were beaten up and arrested. The fact finding team including Prof Marx (PUHR), Prof. Sivakumar (PMANE), Prof. Thirumavalavan, Environmental … Continue reading

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