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Social justice and queer activism in India

Social justice and queer activism in India

Banamallika Choudhury is a feminist social activist and development consultant based in Guwhati, Assam. She is the Executive Director of Women’s Leadership Training Centre and a co-founder of NEthing – an art and culture collective for social change. She does feminist participatory action research, writes on gender and social issues and organises women led grassroots feminist actions …

Daraja Press selected as "Publishing House Filling A Niche"

Daraja Press selected as “Publishing House Filling A Niche”

We are pleased to announce that Daraja Press has been included in a recently published video wiki “Publishing Houses Filling A Niche.” Founded in 2011, Ezvid Wiki was the world’s first video wiki, and is now among the top 3,000 websites in the United States. https://wiki.ezvid.com/m/6-publishing-houses-filling-a-niche-Be-Fy-6dO-68S

Reflections on South Korea's handling of COVID-19

Reflections on South Korea’s handling of COVID-19

I speak to Dr Saerom KIM and Professor Chang-Yup KIM about how Korea has been dealing with COVID-19 Saerom KIM, MD, Ph.D., MPH, is a director of Gender and Health research center at the People’s Health Institute, Korea. The focus of the research area is participation, empowerment, gender, and power in health-related decision making. Saerom …

In memoriam: Ernest Wamba dia Wamba

In memoriam: Ernest Wamba dia Wamba

The Forge mourns the passing of Congolese militant intellectual Ernest Wamba-dia-Wamba, who left us on 15 July 2020. Professor Wamba Dia Wamba was a dedicated and outstanding political thinker and organiser, militant educator, theorist and committed Pan-Africanist and working class internationalist. His most well-known work, Experiences of Democracy in Africa: Reflections on Practices of Communalist …

Threat to Liberation: Tishio La Ukombozi: Ubeberu na Mapinduzi Zanzibar

Threat to Liberation: Tishio La Ukombozi: Ubeberu na Mapinduzi Zanzibar

What was ‘The Threat of Liberation’ by Amrit Wilson in her book? Zahid Rajan reviews Amrit Wilson’s book originally published in English by Pluto Press (2013) as The Threat to Liberation The Relevance and the Context today: Academicians, intellectuals and historians will benefit immensely from this excellent book by Amrit Wilson, published by Daraja Press. …