South Asian Studies Council: “Democracy in the Era of Demagogues”

Event time: 
Monday, February 25, 2019 - 4:30pm
Henry R. Luce Hall, Room 203 See map
34 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06520
Event description: 

The South Asian Studies Council presents: 

Aruna Roy, Indian political and social activist and one of the founders of Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathan (MKSS) (“Workers and Peasants Strength Union”):  “Democracy in the Era of Demagogues.”

Known for her work for the vulnerable sections of society, she was also a member of the NAC, a national advisory committee which was set up by the then UPA-1 government which was headed by Sonia Gandhi through most of its tenure.

Open to: 
General Public