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Opposition to Hindi Imposition in India

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Economic Discrimination of Tamil Nadu (and some other Southern and Western states) by Indian Government

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History of Tamilnadu independence movements (from 1939 to today), reasons behind the independence demand, is there popular public support in Tamil Nadu and more.

Independence Movements in India (Punjab, Assam, Nagaland,...)

Tamil Eelam and Sri Lanka (Tamil Eelam independence struggle: past, present and future)

Indian Actions that Affect Tamil Nadu
Pseudo-democracy (or Semi-democracy) in India, Hindi-North Centered Indian Policies, The Great North-South Divide, and more.

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20190101 Anti-Hindi-Imposition Agitations: What is in a Name? (by Thanjai Nalankilli), TAMIL TRIBUNE, January 2019 (12 KB) (h)

Until 1980s everyone used the name Anti-Hindi Imposition Agitation; no one called them Language Agitation. Why we are opposed to the change in name?

20190102 The 1956 DMK State Conference in Trichi: Chapter 17 of "Political History of the Rise and Fall of Dravidian Parties in Tamil Nadu (South India)" (by Thanjai Nalankilli), TAMIL TRIBUNE, January 2019 (8 KB) (tn)

DMK decides to contest the 1957 election.

20190100 Collection of 5 articles on Anti-Hindi Imposition Agitations in Tamil Nadu

20181201 Attempts to "Pollute" Tamil Unicode with Grantha Characters (by Thanjai Nalankilli), TAMIL TRIBUNE, December 2018 (16 KB) (t)

Title is self explanatory.

20181202 A List of Hindi Imposition Activities of the Indian Government in 2018 (Part B: April - June) (by Thanjai Nalankilli), TAMIL TRIBUNE, December 2018 (20 KB) (h)

Title is self explanatory.

20181203 India Wants Hindi Everywhere in the United Nations - Why We Oppose? (by Thanjai Nalankilli), TAMIL TRIBUNE, December 2018 (20 KB) (h)

Ask India to implement multilingualism within Indian government offices and then ask United Nations to add Hindi to twitter feeds, guided tours, etc.

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