Slums, students and resistance

June 2013
Red Pepper Magazine;Jun/Jul2013, Issue 190, p36
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.


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