1939 - In Bombay, Mohandas Gandhi
, above, begins a hunger strike in protest at the autocratic rule in British India.
But he truly found fame in 1982 when he played Mohandas Gandhi
in Richard Attenborough's epic film Gandhi.
In light of the spectacular fallibility and moral frailty of our held-up heroes, one thing we can take away is a greater appreciation of those who consistently held their ground, such as Nelson Mandela and Mohandas Gandhi
, whose courageous lives continue to speak volumes in our age of uncertainty and unrelenting conflict.
1913 - Mohandas Gandhi
is arrested as he leads a protest march of Indian miners in South Africa.
The great campaigner for freedom from Britain's imperial yoke, Mohandas Gandhi
, spent weeks in both theatres of what he described as"almost a civil war.
For example, in a discussion of his thesis the author veers into a consideration of Mohandas Gandhi
and de-escalation of violence, a writing pattern often repeated in the later chapters.
, Indian activist and philosopher, was born.
It describes the people and events comprising the rise of the diasporic international and world revolution, from the formation of the Communist International in 1919 to the Manchester Pan-African Congress of 1945; Du Bois' thoughts on the 1917 Russian Revolution; his relationship with India in terms of world revolution, including his affiliation with Lajpat Rai, Mohandas Gandhi
, Jawaharlal Nehru, and Agnes Smedley; the influence of Japanese imperialism and China's emergence as a Stalinized communist state on his thinking about world revolution; and his turn to international peace activism in his views, as he joined the Communist Party of the USA due to the influence of his wife, Shirley Graham Du Bois.
The book also explores how thinkers like Karl Marx, Jawaharlal Nehru, Mohandas Gandhi
, and C.
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All these students recently gathered in Tiruchirappalli, in southern India, to break a Guinness world record: the largest gathering of people (2,955) dressed as Mohandas Gandhi
(right), the nonviolent leader who helped India gain independence from Great Britain in 1947.
A Connecticut brewery says it will no longer use the name and likeness of Mohandas Gandhi
on one of its beers following complaints that the marketing was offensive.