• ‘We Have to Intensify Voice of Dissent Across the World’

    NewsClick Team

    September 24, 2019

    Communities across the world who suffer work-based and dissent-based discrimination have come together at the International Congress in Columbia University in New York.

    Communities across the world who suffer work-based and dissent-based discrimination have come together at the International Congress in Columbia University in New York. “Democracy is not a singular act of voting every four-five years. Real democracy includes not just representative democracy, but also participatory democracy. And you don't have participatory democracy if ordinary people don't feel that they can participate actively in public life,” said Kumi Naidoo, general secretary, Amnesty International in an interview with senior journalist Bhasha Singh.


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