A mathematician by training, Kandala Balagopal (1952–2009) was associated with the Andhra Pradesh Civil Liberties Committee for two decades. In 1998, he became one of the founder-members of Human Rights Forum in which he was active till his death.
A. G. Noorani is a lawyer, historian and author. He has practised as an advocate in the Supreme Court of India and in the Bombay High Court. He is one of the few remaining experts on
is Associate Professor at the Wits University, Johannesburg, South Africa and is the Chairperson of the Global Labour University (GLU) Programme, also at Wits. Her publications include The Roo
Mukul Sharma is a Delhi-based freelance journalist and writer.
Amit Kumar Gupta has worked as a teacher, editor and researcher with the Scottish Church College, the Indian Council of Historical Research, the Centre for Contemporary Studies, the Nehru Memorial