naxalism

Where is Sodi Shambo?

One woman’s harrowing ordeal in Chhattisgarh reveals the nature and functioning of India's repressive state apparatus.

| Oct 16, 2014

The course of Naxalism

India's Maoists, while faced with considerable weaknesses of their own, have been able to continue the fight because of the abject failures of the Indian state.

| Sep 28, 2005

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