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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Srujana Bej

The writer is are associated with the Bhopal-based Criminal Justice and Police Accountability Project

When anti-cruelty laws don’t protect animals and only harm humans
Thu, Mar 25, 2021

Class and caste elitism mars legal remedies to address animal cruelty, tends to criminalise vulnerable communities who depend on animal labour

In the name of efficiency, NEP disregards children’s right to playgrounds
Tue, Mar 02, 2021

The NEP’s assault on playgrounds deprives children, particularly those belonging to lower castes and the urban poor, of their right to play in safe and adequate spaces.

States must stop clamping down on free speech in name of fake news
Tue, Feb 09, 2021

“Minimum government, maximum governance” has unfortunately translated into minimum government transparency and maximum public penalisation.

People of denotified tribes continue to bear the burden of an unjust colonial past
Tue, Dec 08, 2020

Certain communities such as the Denotified Tribes (DNTs), which have a history of persecution by the criminal justice system, are targeted under specific laws and legal provisions.

Push for repopulation of prisons during a pandemic is reckless
Mon, Nov 02, 2020

Push for repopulation of prisons during a pandemic is reckless.