Tag Archives: New Delhi

India’s Modi: ‘free market’ authoritarian

Narendra Modi states openly that his program will be to unleash “free market” reform coupled with authoritarianism in government. Modi’s history tells us what his authority portends: the massacre of 2,000 Muslims in Gujarat. Continue reading

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Handicap This! January-February 2014

Vigil for Rights of Persons with Disabilities bill in India; 6.5 million refugees with disabilities; Iraq camp for Syrian refugees with disabilities; Georgia: marginalization of children with disabilities. Continue reading

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Rape protests in India

From the new January-February 2013 issue of News & Letters: Woman as Reason Rape protests in India by Terry Moon The recent rape of a 23-year-old medical student in India was brutal: a metal rod was jammed with such force … Continue reading

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SlutWalk in Chicago

From the July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: SlutWalk in Chicago Chicago–SlutWalk came to downtown on June 4, a gorgeous hot day. Over 1,000 participated, including many GLBTQ folks. SlutWalk originated in Canada when a Toronto police officer told … Continue reading

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