Makepeace Sitlhou

Makepeace Sitlhou is a Guwahati-based journalist covering India’s Northeast for national and international publications. She tweets at @makesyoucakes.

The state of suspension

The closure of Amnesty India is a rude reminder of the growing antipathy towards political freedoms and dissenting voices in the country.

Oct 30, 2020

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Revisiting the past, reimagining a future 

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