symposium participants

  • The Problem
    A short statement on the issues involved

  • war on the un and international law
    Clarence Dias, President, International Centre for Law and Development, New York

  • the war on iraq
    Goenawan Mohamad, journalist and political commentator, Jakarta, Indonesia

  • hegemonic terror
    Chandra Muzaffar,  President, International Movement for a Just World; political scientist and human rights activist, Jalan Sultan, Malaysia

  • limits to islamic radicalism in indonesia
    Muhammad Fuad, Faculty of Humanities, University of Indonesia, Jakarta

  • resisting hegemony
    Kinhide Mushakoji, Professor, Chubu Institute of Advanced Study; President, Asia Pacific Human Rights Information Centre (Osaka), Tokyo

July 2003

a symposium on the fallouts
of the war on Iraq

cover design by Akila Seshasayee










  • the philippines under pox amerikana
    Joel Rocamora, President, Akbayan (Citizen's Action Party) and Executive Director, Institute of Popular Democracy, Quezon City, The Philippines

  • eight theses on the war in iraq
    Siddharth Varadarajan, Deputy Chief of News Bureau, 'The Times of India', Delhi

  • books
    Reviewed by Harsh Sethi, Sudhanya Dasgupta Mukherjee, Divya Srivastava and Ashutosh Kumar

  • comment
    Welcome to Indifference, Mutated by Dilip D'Souza, computer scientist and writer, Mumbai; India's AIDS Control Programme by Avni Amin, Senior Programme Associate, Centre for Health and Gender Equity, Takoma Park, Maryland, USA 

  • communication
    Received from Sanjay Kapoor, Editor, 'Mid Day', Delhi