TITLE

Slums, students and resistance

AUTHOR(S)
PRASHAD, VIJAY
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Red Pepper Magazine;Jun/Jul2013, Issue 190, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the growing problem of poverty in India. There has been an increase in the number of slums in the country. In Mumbai alone, there are more than eight million slum dwellers. Details of the poverty statistics released by the Indian government and other organizations are presented. Determined to improve their life, students organize protests for policy and education reforms.
ACCESSION #
88216574

 

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