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I request readers of Kasama .members of Kasama and sympathizers to give support to the movement condemning the repression on the workers in Delhi on March 25th.We would appreciate support from all newspapers and quarters.Please popularize the messahe and offer statements condeming the police attck.This is no strange phenomenan as the present Modi governement has strengthened it's tentacles to attack the labour class more through introducing draconian laws.The true character of the Kejriwal led Aam admi party has come to light and now all illusion son it's real character have been dispelled.This a  concrete example of how any political party conspires with the corporates or ruling classes.The organizers of the organizations that were attacked and the Union shave been doing tenacious work in organizing the working class.It has given us further indication of things to come and the organized attacks of the state machinery on the working class.Wokers all over India and the world should identify with the workers in Delhi against the organized onslaught of capitalism worldwide and the conspiracy of imperialism.Workers of all sections should be mobilized in opposing the represion and exposing the conspiracy of the administration.This is not just an attack on the workers in Delhi but on the working class world-wide.A strong democratic movement has to be built particularly in the bastis of workers exposing the government policies.

 

 

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As a young comrade, this is my first attempt at writing a longer, true article.

Feedback would be greatly appreciated.

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Protesters in solidarity with those in Ferguson, MO briefly stopped holiday shopping traffic, last Saturday Night, near Town East in Wichita – to protest a grand jury’s recent decision not to indict a police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.

This is the first time in a long time that Wichita protesters committed civil disobedience. And it may have paid off for them.

Unlike other events, people not connected to the protesters and organizers went out of their way to post comments on the protester's Facebook page; FERGUSON PROTEST, WICHITA. Usually only those invited to the page or those who take part in that event leave comments on the page. This time there were lots of comments from outsiders who signed up to leave comments on their pages.

There was the usual anger and insults:

Kevin Oneth

Idiots.

Valan Vopat

Just stupid, get a life

 

Nila L Burch

Stupid people

 

Teresa Jarvis

Geez!!!

Kip Hildebrand

Get a job, get a job, get a job, get a job, get a job!

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Originally published at Open Media Boston.

by Doug Enaa Greene

To revolutionaries, and I'd imagine many others too, anniversaries are when we remember past events and struggles, discuss their significance and what lessons they may hold for us in the current moment. Although I hold to the reflections I gave on the previous two anniversaries of the Occupy Movement (see here and here), that still leaves the question: what do we say now? Was this Occupy Movement the herald of a new form of radical politics? A liberal version of the Tea Party? A fun carnival? A necessary learning process that thousands of newly politicized activists had to undergo before moving onto more serious politics? Or just a flash in the pan? Can we even pass judgment on the many unrealized dreams of Occupy?

 

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CONDEMN THE ARRESTS !
LET US FIGHT FOR THE FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION !
Dear Friends and Comrades ! You all know about the Forum for Political

Alternative's (FPA) today's (21.09.2014) Meeting at Sundaryya Vignana Kendram, Baghlinganpalli , Hyderabad from 11am .... To Disturb the meeting the police of Telangana i.e, KCR's government arrested members of FPA... Arrests were started from midnight .... So far they have arrested - Com. Padmakumari, Jiten Marandi, Pani, Varalakshmi, Chiluka Chandrasekhar, Devendra, Anjamma and her children, Many others were picked up from Secunderabad Railway station, on the way to Hyderabad itself.... Morning at 6.25am they have arrested Com. Varavararao ... Arrests are going on... Let us Condemn this... Let us fight for the release of our Friends and Comrades... Let us Fight for the Freedom of Expression !

Shamefully the historic programme commemorating 10 years of the revolutionary movement by the Forum for Political Alternative's (FPA) in Hyderabad was curtailed,with activists detained who were arriving for the meeting. depicting the true nature of the state.It depicts how the bourgeois democratic projection of the state is a garb .We must all raise our voices against this heinous act.Revolutionary democrat Varavara Rao has done exemplary work in the Revolutionary writers association and exposed the state repression on democratic movements.Inspite of permission the meeting was sabotaged.It is a mere illusion that we have a bourgeois democratic state.All over India , in every nook and corner of the world this attack should be exposed and the people educated on it's significance.It has to be explained how in the name of supressing 'Maoism' the state tramples on people's rights.The ruling government has trampled upon the civil rights of the people.

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