27 Years After Mass Rape in Kashmir, India’s Judiciary has Failed Survivors, Women Continue the Fight

27 Years After Mass Rape in Kashmir, India’s Judiciary has Failed Survivors, Women Continue the Fight

  On 23rd February 1991, 27 years ago, Indian armed forces entered the twin villages of Kunan and Poshpora in Kupwara district of Kashmir under the guise of a cordon-and-search operation. The soldiers dragged the men of the villages out of their homes to three ad-hoc interrogation centres set up in houses and barns in…

Freedom, Justice & Resistance in Kashmir

Freedom, Justice & Resistance in Kashmir

  In a conversation with the Indian Cultural Forum, Sahba Husain, activist and researcher, and Gautam Navlakha, human rights activist, talk about why Kashmir is seen as integral to the Indian psyche, the role of the state in the militarisation in Kashmir, the language used when talking about resistance in Kashmir, and how impunity for the…

Poems on Kashmir

Poems on Kashmir

Ajmal Khan A T © Rollie Mukherjee, 'Porous Walls' / via maryscullyreports.com My Name is Kashmir My name is Kashmir  My name is not India  My name is not Pakistan too My name is Kashmir  and my name is Maqbool Butt My name is Afzal Guru  My name is Syed Abdul Rahman Geelani My name is Burhan…