INITIATIVE FOR A CENTRAL BROOKLYN STRUGGLE COMMITTEE: MEETING REPORT

On August 27, the MCG-generated Initiative for a Central Brooklyn Struggle Committee held an educational discussion in Bed-Stuy titled, “Against the Pigs in Ferguson, Against the Pigs in NYC.” Approximately 20 people who live in the neighborhood came together to discuss the recent uprising in Ferguson, MO, systemic racism, police violence and the need [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 30/8/2014

Government announces cash reward of Rs 1 crore on top Naxal leaders

Government has decided to announce a cash reward of Rs one crore on the head of top Naxal leaders and for informers who provide information about their whereabouts. CRPF cheif Dilip Trivedi today said undertaking such a policy decision makes “financial [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 30/8/2014

 

Swedish riot police clash with anti-neo-Nazi protesters in Stockholm; at least 2 arrested

STOCKHOLM – Swedish riot police have clashed with thousands of people protesting against a neo-Nazi political party’s election rally in Stockholm about two weeks before a parliamentary vote. Canine units and mounted police also were used Saturday to keep [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 29/8/2014

MHA upbeat about high number of Naxal surrender

Buoyed by a significant spurt in the surrender of Maoist cadres, particularly in the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh, the Union Home Ministry has advised all Naxal-hit States to ensure proper rehabilitation measures and implementation of welfare schemes to encourage others to shun violence. The latest [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 28/8/2014

Centre wants Chhattisgarh police to take lead role in anti-Maoist operations

NEW DELHI: As the government works on a revised counter-Naxal doctrine, union Home Secretary Anil Goswami has convened a meeting with Chhattisgarh government brass and its DGP here on Thursday to discuss tightening of the state’s response against Left-wing extremism. Sources indicated [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 28/8/2014

Malaysia police arrest 42 foreigners after riot at export factory

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysian police have arrested 42 men after a riot by up to 1,000 mostly Nepalese workers sparked fires and destroyed parts of an electronics export factory, highlighting accusations of poor conditions for many of the estimated four million foreign workers [...]

Photos from demonstration in honor of Manuel Gutiérrez-Chile 25/8/2014

Manuel Gutierrez was gunned down by Chilean police August 25th 2011 during mass protests in Santiago. Video and photos via FERP (Revolutionary and Popular Student’s Front).

 

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People’s War in India Clippings 27/8/2014

Two Naxals Involved in Jiram Valley Attack Arrested

Two dreaded Maoists allegedly involved in last year’s ghastly Jiram valley attack which killed 31 people including some Congress leaders, were today arrested in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Bastar district. A cache of explosives was also recovered from the ultras, police said. Acting on specific inputs, the [...]

Interview with Varavara Rao

‘Government Waging War Against Maoists at the Behest of Corporates’

President of the Viplava Rachayitala Sangham and convenor of the Forum for Alternative Politics Varavara Rao, in an interview with Anil Kumar, speaks about the ‘Janata Sarkar’ being implemented in the Dandakaranya region and the Maoist movement in the country.

Q: What was [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 26/8/2014

Myanmar Workers Burn Car, Damage Factory During JB Riot

KULAIJAYA – A group of Myanmar foreign workers set ablaze a Proton Iswara Aeroback and damaged a factory in a riot at Desa Perindustrian Kulai 2, Kelapa Sawit here this morning. It is learnt that the group of foreign workers had a misunderstanding with [...]