“Methods used to crush dissent, are now being adopted to silence survivors in the era of #MeToo”: Teesta Setalvad

“Methods used to crush dissent, are now being adopted to silence survivors in the era of #MeToo”: Teesta Setalvad

Teesta Setalvad of the Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP) speaks about how the threat of criminal defamation is being used as a tool by the powerful, to suppress those trying to hold them responsible. It's happening now to sexual harassment survivors who have recently spoken out, and this is not the first time that this tactic…

M J Akbar Must Step Down and Submit to Investigation of Sexual Harassment Charges

M J Akbar Must Step Down and Submit to Investigation of Sexual Harassment Charges

To  Hon’ble President of India,  Ram Nath Kovind  Rashtrapati Bhavan,  New Delhi  The Prime Minister of India,  Narendra Modi  Prime Minister’s Office,  New Delhi            15.10.2018  Sub: Defamation case against journalist Priya Ramani by MoS MJ Akbar  Respected Sirs,  The Network of  Women in Media, India, along with  Foundation for Media Professionals and BrihanMumbai Union of Journalists,…