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Propaganda, and the suppression of dissent

By Rahnuma Ahmed   First published in New Age I have not acquired any fortune but I have my paternal estate and the pension of a Subedar. This is enough for me. The people in my village seem to respect me, … Continue reading

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How can I speak out?

Subscribe to ShahidulNews As a Muslim I cannot take the easy path of a rousing condemnation of Israel By Tabish Khair guardian.co.uk, Saturday 17 January 2009 11.00 GMT The statistics are clear: about 1,000 Palestinians, including more than 400 children … Continue reading

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Elections 2008. Victory, impunity and terror

Rahnuma Ahmed I?m a pessimist because of intelligence, but an optimist because of will.? ? Antonio Gramsci, Marxist theorist, politician, founder of the Italian Communist party Electoral democracy It was a victory for electoral democracy. I was the first one … Continue reading

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