Award winning filmmaker and prominent civil society voice, Shyam Benegal is one of the interveners in the Ayodhya dispute petition.
Join our campaign to bring peace in Ayodhya and make it Prem Janm Bhoomi. Sign our online petition at https://cjp.org.in/peace-in-ayodhya/
अयोध्या वह भूमि है जहाँ युद्ध की अनुमति नहीं है| कृपया इस पवन नगरी में नफरत और खून ख़राबा न फैलने दें| हमारे ऑनलाइन पेटीशन https://cjp.org.in/peace-in-ayodhya/ पर हस्ताक्षर कीजिये| अयोध्या को प्रेम जन्म भूमि बनाइये|
Author Nayantara Sahgal has been an outspoken critic of fascist regimes and governments that attempt to crush dissent. Here she shares her take on what transpired in 2002 that empowered the Indian right wing.
In September 2017, Justice P B Sawant, Justice Kolse Patil and human rights activist, journalist and educationist Teesta Setalvad wrote a letter to the District Magistrate, Pramod Kumar Upadhyay of the Lodhi village in district Sonbhadra, Uttar Pradesh (UP) urging that senior officers of the police and administration look into all the alleged false and…
This video is testimony to the various cases fought for Human Rights across India by Citizens for Justice and Peace, an organization aiming for greater equality and freedom. #JungJaari
In the first of a three part exclusive interview, N Ram, Publisher, The Hindu, speaks about the clamp down on honest journalism and the present state of the Indian newsrooms.
Teesta Setalvad, Co-Founder, Citizens for Justice and Peace, urges you to take action now. Join CJP and become a part of a movement dedicated to upholding the rights and freedoms of all.
तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ आप से अनुरोध करतीं हैं कि आप अपने अधिकारों के लिए जंग जारी रखें| CJP के साथ जुड़िये| #jungjaari
अपने अधिकारों को समझना स्वतंत्रता की पहली सीढ़ी है| CJP के साथ मिलकर अपने अधिकारों के लिए संघर्ष कीजिये|
Knowledge is power and can set us free, know your rights. Defend your rights. Act Now. Join us cjp.org.in
Today nearly 1,00,000 workers from across India are beginning to arrive in the nation’s capital as a part of Mahapadav, a protest against the perceived anti-labour and anti-people policies of the government. In an exclusive video interview to Citizens for Justice and Peace, Vivek Monteiro, Secretary, Centre of Indian Trade Unions, shares the various demands…
On October 28, 2017 in a spectacular, display of force and violence, the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) started a brutal and questionably legal, demolition drive destroying buildings standing for 40 years now. Activists and students defending them were brutally hurt. We spoke to Annie Raja, leading political activist and general secretary of the NFIW (National Federation…
Zakia Jafri lost her husband, Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, in the Gulberg Society carnage that took place during the post-Godhra genocide in Gujarat in 2002. Zakia and Ehsan were sheltering their neighbours from a violent mob during the attack. Ehsan stepped out to plead with the mob for mercy for the people he was sheltering.…
In the second part of the a four part interview, senior counsel , Mihir Desai explains how the Supreme Court deals with the complicated issues in the Zakia Jafri case, given the enormity of evidence. After the Supreme Court remands the case back to the Magistrate (September 12, 2011), Zakia Jafri is given the right…
In the third of the four part interview, senior counsel, Mihir Desai traces the wealth of evidence that indicates the chain of command responsibility and criminal conspiracy behind the genocidal carnage in Gujarat 2002. He also explains how the evidence of Sanjiv Bhatt was never a pillar of either the criminal complaint files by Zakia…
Senior counsel, Mihir Desai explains how two FIRs can be filed in matters of grave crimes and how courts have approached the issue of larger conspiracy. How far has the High Court gone in its judgement of 5th October, 2017? The High Court has not analysed or examined this evidence.