Activism

OPINION: Resist the Undeclared State of Emergency in Jamia

Opinion

Jamia Millia Islamia administration has finally confessed that there is no ban on students organization activities on Jamia campus. In a response to an RTI filed by the Forum for Students Democracy, Jamia PIO has replied that student organizations can publicly circulate their handbills and posters freely. However, the reality is, Jamia has imposed an emergency type situation on student ...

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SlutWalk Delhi Arthaat Besharmi Morcha on July 31

SlutWalk Delhi Banner edited 3

A group of people in Delhi have come together to organize and march in protest against the growing incidents of sexual violence toward women. The walk is being organized under the banner of “SlutWalk Arthaat Besharmi Morcha.” (Link to Website.) The march is scheduled for Sunday, July 31, 2011; from Jantar Mantar to Parliament street and back. Route for the ...

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Jamia Students Demonstrate at the Egyptian Embassy in Solidarity With the People of Egypt

In Solidarity Protest at the Egyptian embassy, Feb. 2, 2011 (JJ Photo/Khalid Jaleel)

A crowd of about 200 people, consisting mostly of university students from Jamia Millia Islamia, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Delhi University, gathered in front of the Egyptian embassy in New Delhi, chanting and holding signs demanding the ouster of the Egyptian president, Hosni Mubarak,  on Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011. The demonstration was held in solidarity with the people of Egypt ...

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