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Monday 27 September 2010
by  WoHe

Campaign against Vedanta

On the 28th of July a large group of activists campaigning against mining corporation Vedanta, http://wri-irg.org/node/8070< gather outside their AGM to protest against the wrong doing of Vedanta, especially to demand the withdraw of Vedanta from the Nyamgiri mountain in Orissa, India. (...)

Monday 27 September 2010
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The Trickledown Revolution

The law locks up the hapless felon who steals the goose from off the common, but lets the greater felon loose who steals the common from the goose. Anonymous, England, 1821
In the early morning hours of the 2nd of July 2010, in the remote forests of Adilabad, the Andhra Pradesh State Police (...)

Monday 27 September 2010
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Walking with the Comrades

Sunday, 21 Mar, 2010 | Last month, quietly, unannounced, Arundhati Roy decided to visit the forbidding and forbidden precincts of Central India’s Dandakaranya Forests, home to a melange of tribespeople many of whom have taken up arms to protect their people against state-backed marauders and (...)