Video: Land-grab in India – Medha Patkar, David Harvey

May 24, 2011

Event: April 23, 2011 at Alwan for the Arts, sponsored by
Association for India’s Development – New York Chapter
Sanhati
South Asia Solidarity Initiative
The Center for Place Culture and Politics (CUNY)

Renowned Indian social activist, Medha Patkar is founder convenor of the National Alliance of People’s Movements (NAPM), founding member of the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA; Save the Narmada Campaign), awarded the Right Livelihood Award in 1991 and served as a commissioner for the World Commission on Dams between 1998-2001. David Harvey is Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY). A social theorist of international standing, he is widely known for his critique of global capitalism and neoliberal development.

Camera, audio Joe Friendly

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