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India – Kishanji’s Murder: Judicial Enquiry Demanded

Posted by hetty7 on December 6, 2011

The following piece discusses the efforts to discover the circumstances surrounding the murder of CPI(Maoist) leader Kishenji. Though justice for such a heinous crime against liberation can only occur through a revolution in India, inquiries into the matter help to further expose the brutal nature of the Indian state. Thanks to Democracy and Class Struggle for posting this. The original source is Countercurrents.

Kishanji’s Murder: Judicial Enquiry Demanded

By B D Sharma & G N Saibaba

We strongly condemn the cold-blooded murder and planned assassination of Kishanji alias Mallojula Koteswara Rao, Politburo Member of CPI (Maoist) in Burishol forest area, Paschim Midnapore District, Jangalmahal, West Bengal on November 24, 2011.  At the time of his murder Kishanji was dealing with the process of peace talks through the interlocutors appointed by the Chief Minister of West Bengal Ms Mamata Banerjee. Such a heinous crime should be condemned by all justice loving people.

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Nepal: A Poem by Mani Thapa – Gamaliharu

Posted by hetty7 on December 6, 2011

View from a village in Western Nepal

This is a poem  by Mani Thapa which appeared in the recent English version of The Red Star – a voice of the Revolutionary forces within the UCPN (M).

This is one of the many poems by revolutionary poets in Nepal on the subject of The People’s War.  This poem is from an anthology: Poems of the People’s War, published by Ichchhuk Cultural Academy.

Gamaliharu – Mani Thapa


Mixing the smell of life

With the smell of sweat

Bartering life’s vicissitudes

With timmur2 seeds

Breaking head inside the quarries

For roofing other’s houses

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CPI(Maoist): Condemn the brutal murder of Kishenji with mass protest

Posted by hetty7 on December 6, 2011

This statement discusses the life and contributions of CPI(Maoist) leader Koteswara Rao aka Kishenji. It also discusses the circumstances of his murder, and calls for a week of militant protest in response. It originally appeared at Democracy and Class Struggle

Press Release from Communist Party of India (Maoist) Central Committee (November 25,2011)

Condemn the Brutal Murder of Comrade Mallojula Koteswara Rao, the beloved leader of the oppressed masses, the leader of Indian revolution and CPI (Maoist) Politburo member!

Observe Protest Week from November 29 to December 5 and 48-hour ‘Bharat Bandh’ on December 4-5!!

November 24, 2011 would remain a black day in the annals of Indian revolutionary movement’s history. Read the rest of this entry »

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