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No clear wave in favour of Modi: Anna Hazare

Mar 22, 2014

No clear wave in favour of Modi: Anna Hazare

Social activist Anna Hazare today said that there was no clear wave in favour of BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendera Modi. #Anna Hazare #NewsTracker #social activist #Narendera Modi
Professional hitmen were used to kill Dabholkar?

Aug 26, 2013

Professional hitmen were used to kill Dabholkar?

1400 people questioned for murder of anti-superstition activist Dr Narendra Dabholkar, no clear leads yet #NewsTracker #Pune #social activist #Murder #Narendra Dabholkar #anti-superstition bill
Mrinal Gore, the 'Paniwali Bai' of Maharashtra, passes away

Jul 18, 2012

Mrinal Gore, the 'Paniwali Bai' of Maharashtra, passes away

Gore belonged to that special set of women who took to politics in a period when it was virtually unthinkable for women to be involved in public work. #InMemoriam #Maharashtra #social activist #Mrinal Gore
Confessions of a former social activist: A learning moment

May 07, 2012

Confessions of a former social activist: A learning moment

Yoginder Sikand has written a deeply honest essay baring his soul and the relentless negativity of social activists who advocate for the "oppressed." It represents an important learning moment for everyone, left, right and centre. #India #Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi #social activist #Yoginder Sikand #GoodReads

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Arvind Kejriwal

Jul 18, 2014

Jesse Jackson demands Twitter release employee diversity data

U.S. civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson has called on Twitter to release its employee diversity information, which its Silicon Valley peers such as Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn and Facebook have already done. The Rainbow Push Coalition, founded by Jac... #Yahoo! #Silicon Valley #Google Inc. #Facebook #LinkedIn #Jesse Jackson, Jr. (politician)
Arvind Kejriwal

Jul 23, 2014

Contraception couture! Fashion designer showcases her fabulous gowns... and they are all made entirely from CONDOMS

The eye-catching dresses are designed by Brazilian artist Adrian Bertini who makes clothing from expired or defective condoms to promote safe sex as social activist encouraging AIDS/HIV prevention... #Yahoo! #Silicon Valley #Google Inc. #Facebook #LinkedIn #Jesse Jackson, Jr. (politician)
Arvind Kejriwal

Jul 30, 2014

Dissent quieted with most Israelis behind Gaza war

(AP) -- Despite Israeli casualties and world criticism, a near-consensus in Israel supports the government's conduct of the Gaza war, views Hamas as the aggressor and considers outsiders' moralizing as hypocritical, ignorant or both. And in an echo-c... #Israel #Hamas