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Shaheen Bagh Protest

Activist Afreen Fatima attending the Shaheen Bagh Square of Maharajas College

Who Is Afreen Fatima? Support Pours In For Student Activist After UP Govt Demolishes Homes Of 'Rioters'

Afreen Fatima is a student activist who has been a prominent face in anti-CAA/NRC protests and in protests against hijab bans.

12 June 2022

Shaheen Bagh protests in 2019

How Shaheen Bagh Became Hub Of Anti-CAA Protests In 2019-20

The sight of protesters flooding the roads to prevent the demolition brings back memories of the days and nights of protest at Shaheen Bagh which became the centre of resistance during the nation-wide anti-CAA/NRC protests...


Women-led movements in India

Women And Protest: 5 Iconic Movements Led By Indian Women That Shattered Status Quo

In India, where women are both revered as the goddess and abused in the same breath, women have taken on various roles as leaders and fighters. 


Spirit Of Shaheen Bagh: Portraits Of Courage And Sisterhood

An album of Shaheen Bagh becomes an almanac of the epic protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and National Register of Citizens (NRC)

29 May 2022

Delhi Bulldozer Politics: Why Shaheen Bagh Demolition Plans Are Raising A Row

The SDMC-led demolition in Shaheen Bagh was initially cancelled on Thursday due to the lack of availability of adequate police force. Critics however feel the demolition drive unfairly targets minorities.


Eye of the Falcon

Eye Of The Falcon: Shaheen Bagh And Beyond

Shaheen Bagh gave voice to India’s Muslim women. New, diverse collectives are now amplifying this voice of resistance and dissidence

27 May 2022

A bulldozer in the main market of Shaheen Bagh.

The Demolition Drive At Shaheen Bagh That Never Happened, But Did It Give A Message?

The demolition, which was slated to be held just metres away from the CAA/NRC protest site at Shaheen Bagh, is being seen by many as a way to silence the voices of protest that had grown out of the Muslim dominated...

10 May 2022

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How Shaheen Bagh Challenged Stereotypes About Muslim Women 

Muslim women are often seen as marginalized. Having led the anti-CAA movement, they have developed a more profound sense of their political identity

31 January 2022

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04 December 2021
Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.


16 February 2021
If Elected To Power, Will Build Memorial For Those Who Died During Anti-CAA Protests: Congress In Assam

If Elected To Power, Will Build Memorial For Those Who Died During Anti-CAA Protests: Congress In Assam

Earlier, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi had asserted that if the party wins the upcoming Assam Assembly elections it will not implement the Citizenship Amendment...


13 February 2021
Right To Protest Cannot Be Anytime And Everywhere: Supreme Court

Right To Protest Cannot Be Anytime And Everywhere: Supreme Court

The top court said there may be some spontaneous protests but in case of prolonged dissent or protest, there cannot be continued occupation of public place


31 December 2020
Political Compass: Top 10 Events That Defined 2020

Political Compass: Top 10 Events That Defined 2020

The year 2020 ushered in on a stormy note with the Shaheen Bagh sit-in and is now closing with another bigger protest by farmers, who have encircled the...


31 December 2020
Hollywood Star Gal Gadot Hails Shaheen Bagh's Bilkis Bano As One Of Her 'Wonder Women'

Hollywood Star Gal Gadot Hails Shaheen Bagh's Bilkis Bano As One Of Her 'Wonder Women'

Gadot's 'My Personal Wonder Women' line-up also includes her "Wonder Woman 1984" director Patty Jenkins and US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.


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07 January 2021
Our Wronged Rights

Our Wronged Rights

Shaheen Bagh, the inhumanity of migrants trudging home, activists being jailed. The significance of human rights has perhaps never been more pronounced.


30 December 2020
BJP Expels Shaheen Bagh Shooter Kapil Gujjar Hours After He Joined Party: Reports

BJP Expels Shaheen Bagh Shooter Kapil Gujjar Hours After He Joined Party: Reports

On February 1, Gujjar had fired in the air and threatened to shoot protesters at Shaheen Bagh who were staging demonstrations against the Citizenship Amendment...


30 December 2020
Bilkis Bano: Protest With A Smile

Bilkis Bano: Protest With A Smile

Age is just a number for Bilkis Bano, who became the mascot of the protest movement against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and National Register of Citizens,...


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