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In Bengal, the battle for the Dalit vote
“The CAA can destroy the Bengali refugees’ lives and make them ... the bigger battle is to ensure political power for these marginalised communities, not mere freebies and political sops.
Letters to the Editor for Thursday, April 8
Politics has become a career and politicians spend ... in debt an we continue to vote for anyone who advocates more "free stuff". Any call for term limits is relegated to the back burner as ...
'Mandela' review: Yogi Babu's political satire is enjoyable despite stumbles
Freebies are bad. Voters are caste fanatics.The onus is on the poor to not sell their votes. There has been a lot of debate and discussions on the 'freebie' culture in Tamil Nadu politics ... Also ...
AIADMK made life easier for people: Palaniswami
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Small districts join urban schools in fight over Tennessee education funding
In a legal maneuver last year, a coalition of small school districts in Tennessee joined a ... claim raises a nonjusticiable political question." The state has argued that similar lawsuits in ...
‘I knew they were hungry’: the stimulus feature that lifts millions of US kids out of poverty
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The killing spurred nationwide and international protests and a massive resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement ... rather than incremental change. He has also been moved by the inequities ...