Another friend is here. @Deepsealioness , please boost @karkariafarhad.

Everyone, follow him.

Very Sad to see Students from poor background denied right to education in Higher Govt Universities by 200-300% hike in fees.
There are Students at #JNU who are daughters/sons of Daily wagers, poor farmers who cannot afford higher fees. New Hostel manual is ending their Higher education, career and dreams. I can totally understand their desperation.
From them, this is struggle to keep their dreams alive

#standwithJNU #jnu

What's common between Saudi Arabia and India? The use of Twitter by the powers that be to shape public narrative and silence dissenters. Twitter as a company actively complicit. My article.

Yahoo told a Kolkata-based molecular biologist and rights activist that his email "may have been the target of government-backed actors", and report via

Excellent article
International tax emergency: a critical time for developing nations to speak up! via

Devastating analysis of who really benefit s from the latest aid-driven push for "financial inclusion".

I am looking for Econ PhD candidates who would like to do a post-doc at Columbia University under my supervision. Please apply before Nov. 30.

Somewhere in the world, a judge is delivering justice.
A Brazilian judge just ordered former President Lula da Silva released from Sergio Moro's prison.

An extraordinary day in Brazil - for the world, given Lula's stature.

The #AyodhyaVerdict decides nothing about ancient history (that being the realm of historians). But it communicates quite clearly modern India's values and the permissibility of using mob violence against religious minorities.

Prof., Professor of Economics, School of Social Sciences, JNU, is a leading development economist.

Prof. Ghosh is going to be a panellist at the Food Systems Dialogues 2019 and is going to offer her insights on the rural economy.

let them build a thousand temples to ignorance and bigotry
we shall yet teach the world what it means to be free

Saddened to hear of the death of PS Krishnan, former bureaucrat who continued to inspire us all with his tireless work and commitment to human rights, especially of Dalits and other oppressed people. He never gave up, which is especially important for us to remember now.

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