Articles by Vijoo Krishnan

Essay

ഉന പ്രക്ഷോഭം ഏല്പിച്ചു തരുന്ന ചുമതലകൾ

Vijoo Krishnan, 18th August 2016, comments

ചത്ത പശുവിന്റെ തുകൽ എടുത്തതിന്റെ പേരിൽ ഗുജറാത്തിലെ ഉനയിൽ 2016 ജൂലൈ 11നു പട്ടാപ്പകൽ നാല് ദളിത് യുവാക്കളെ മർദ്ദനത്തിനിരയാക്കുകയും തെരുവിലൂടെ നടത്തുകയും ചെയ്തു. പശുസംരക്ഷണത്തിന്റെ പേരിൽ ഏറ്റവും മനുഷ്യത്വരഹിതമായ പീഡനങ്ങളാണ് ഇവർക്ക് നേരിടേണ്ടി വന്നത്. >>

Essay

The Una dalit struggle and what it holds for the future

Vijoo Krishnan, 17th August 2016, comments

Vijoo Krishnan, joint secretary of All India Kisan Sabha and special invitee to the Central Committee of Communist Party of India (Marxist) writes about the Dalit uprising at Una against the atrocities by the caste hindus and its future. >>

Essay

Unite Against Land Acquisition Bill, 2015 : Fight Corporate Land Grab and Protect Land Rights

Vijoo Krishnan, 14th May 2015, comments

A farmer commits suicide every half an hour in our country. This year has been even worse with inclement weather in the form of unseasonal rains and hailstorms destroying crops fully in over 2 crore hectares. In the wake of such an acute agrarian crisis and times of a national calamity of a magnitude unseen in recent years, the BJP-led NDA Government has maintained an indifferent attitude. To add salt to the wounds, they have chosen this time to come with the Amendments to the Land Acquisition Bill to suit the interests of the corporate sector and usher in “Achhe Din” for Adani, Ambani and their ilk. >>

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