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No Revolution without the Liberation of Women & No Liberation of Women without the Revolution!-Part Three

Our Critique of the Revolutionary Movement’s Perspective of Gender and Patriarchy (Part 3) In 2004, during a dialogue, organised in Hyderabad, between women’s organizations and the representatives of the revolutionary movement, the issue of lack of women’s representation at the … Continue reading

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Revolutionary Democratic Front on Tejpal rape case

Press Statement 28 November 2013 The heinous incident of sexual assault on a young woman journalist of Tehelka by its editor-in-chief, Tarun Tejpal, at the ThinkFest, an event organized by the news magazine, in Goa and the course of events … Continue reading

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Resolution on the Queer Struggle NCP (OC)-2013

  Adopted by the Founding Congress of the New Communist Party (Organizing Committee) For release on May 1, 2013 The struggle for the civil rights of queer people has, in the last ten years, become the most visible part of … Continue reading

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Capitalism, the sex trade and the oppression of women

  11 March 2013. A World to Win News Service This year on 8 March, International Women’s Day, as thousands of women were marching in central London to protest violence against women, a woman was performing a protest dance in … Continue reading

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A Rejoinder to JMP on Proletarian Feminism

  First of all we would like to note that our original intervention was not as JMP seems to have interpreted it a challenge to the legitimacy of the project of proletarian feminism as the necessary development of a feminist … Continue reading

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Let Us Realize the Dreams of the Great Martyrs

[the text below is the introduction to the two volume collection “Women Martyrs of the Indian Revolution” available online thanks to Bannedthought.net-Signalfire] We are presenting here the poignant life histories of undaunted courageous and ever inspiring women who were martyred … Continue reading

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