Forum on Dissent and Repression in the US and India: Free Dr. Binayak Sen! Stop Harassing Peace activists in the US!

On December 24, 2010, Dr. Binayak Sen, a renowned physician, public health and human rights activist, was sentenced to life in prison by a sessions court in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh on baseless charges of ‘sedition’ and ‘conspiracy against the state’. This extreme action comes on top of the arrest and conviction of several political and human rights activists in different parts of India in the last few years.

Come find out more about these cases and the context in which these acts of repression and silencing of dissent are occurring in the US and in India!

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