Why men in India rape

Some of the reasons given for why men rape…….Many of the reasons are also interchangeable…..!!! 2 year old – Cant complain 5 year old – Too innocent 6 year old –  Can be raped by a single man 7 year old – Easy to bribe 8 year old – Too trusting 9 year old –... Continue Reading →


The paradox of empowerment within structural necessities

As one delves deeper and deeper into this quagmire called casteism one becomes vulnerable to two forms of danger. The first is that one can become a senseless, rabid, hate spewing, venomous, bitter, and therefore irrational and illogical person. This is a REAL danger. It means that one reacts vehemently to what one is surrounded... Continue Reading →

Does Uday Garudachar deserve a vote??

  The Lokayukta has already issued notice about illegalities in land acquisition by Uday Garudachar.(see article below) Still he has the audacity to try and contest for elections from Chickpet. There is probably plenty of land there for him to acquire. Should we as sensible, educated Bangaloreans vote for him?? http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/lokayukta-serves-notice-to-yeddyurappa-on-land-denotification/1/121425.html In fresh trouble for... Continue Reading →


MLA NA Harris has enough property already…..dont vote for him

Sold: 10 acres of Wakf land in Karnataka for just Rs60 lakh Saturday, Feb 2, 2013, 16:52 IST | Place: Bangalore | Agency: DNA Y Maheswara Reddy Wakf properties in Karnataka seem to be easy pickings. There is no dearth of complaints of Wakf properties being allegedly usurped by politicians and influential people. Wakf properties... Continue Reading →


Chronic manifestations of social ill health

 Suchitra had been to twenty different doctors. One doctor thought she suffered from schizophrenia, another thought she was obese, a third thought she was just sheer lazy, a fourth asked her to cut down on fatty foods, the fifth had told her to get a treadmill, the sixth had referred her for gall bladder and... Continue Reading →


EWS evictees do not want you to vote for MLA NA Harris

Evicted EWS residents want no truck with their MLAResidents of the EWS shanty town collecting signatures outside the Congress office on Wednesday to submit a memorandum asking the party not to give ticket to N.A. Haris, Shantinagar MLA, for the forthcoming Assembly elections. Photo: K. Murali Kumar  A few residents of the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)... Continue Reading →


World Bank’s sham ‘consultation’ to review of its environmental and social safeguards shut down in Bangalore

World Bank's sham 'consultation' to review of its environmental and social safeguards shut down in Bangalore http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=VMT0sz54Fyo About 25 activist representatives, researchers, environmental specialists, policy analysts, lawyers and health professionals from a wide range of social and environmental action groups, peoples networks and movements of Karnataka, forced the closure of The World Bank's 'consultation' on... Continue Reading →


Novartis gets jacked……….

Press Release of Lawyers Collective is below - judgment is available at http://judis.nic.in/supremecourt/imgs1.aspx?filename=40212 <http://judis.nic.in/supremecourt/imgs1.aspx?filename=40212&gt;: *Supreme Court Rejects Novartis’ Appeal; Upholds high standard for Section 3(d)* /1 April 2013, New Delhi­/.— In a triumphant victory for patients fighting for access to medicines, a division bench of the Supreme Court of India comprising Hon’ble Justice Aftab Alam... Continue Reading →


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