Links to News & Views
Nine Concerns About the Centre's 1.7 Lakh Crore Package - Ayushi Bajaj, Gaurav Datt, Lata Gangadharan, Asad Islam, Sisira Jayasuriya, Pushkar Maitra, Vinod Mishra, Jaai Parasnis and Ranjan Ray
When Even a Pandemic Is Communalised - Ajoy Ashirwad Mahaprashasta
“It's a colossal market failure” - Noam Chomsky on the Coronavirus
A Letter from the Virus: #LISTEN - An Imagined Letter from Covid-19 to Humans
The world after coronavirus - Yuval Noah Harari
Lives In Poetry - John Scales Avery
Is Capitalism a Disease? - Richard Levins
Medicines for the people, not for profit! - Our Health is not for Sale
Public Policy and Pandemic Control - Dr Venkatanarayanan S
In Light of the Global Pandemic, Focus Attention on the People - International Assembly of the Peoples and Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research
India Adrift - Jean Dreze & Amartya Sen
Care For Your Kidney - Zeeshan Rasool Khan
Linked Dangers To Civilization - John Scales Avery
Lives In Painting - John Scales Avery
World of tomorrow - Sankarshan Thakur
The virus is coming - The Economist
Defend democracy, Lula calls on citizens - Countercurrents Collective
Freny Manecksha - Freny Manecksha
A take on Pro-CAA gang - An Indian Citizen
Messianic Zionism - Moshé Machover
A take on Pro-CAA gang - An Indian Citizen
Kicking The Habit - John Scales Avery
The Republic is Being Reborn! - G.G. Parekh, Neeraj Jain
The NPR Encounter - Vijaya Kumar Marla
Before CAA-NPR-NRC’s Impact on Urban Poor - Statement by National Coalition for Inclusive and Sustainable Urbanisation (NCU)
India Becoming A Dangerous Place For Peaceful Protests - Amnesty International India Bengaluru/ New Delhi
Britain after Brexit - The Economist
CAA: 30 Reasons To Reject - Abdul Rashid Agwan
Lives In Engineering - John Scales Avery
In Photos: Shaheen Bagh Is Everywhere! - Ronak Chhabra, Mukund Jha
France at a Crossroads - Richard Greeman
The Time Has Come For India to Recognise Why Assam Protests Against CAA - Minakshi Bujarbaruah and Rituparna Kaushik Bhattacharya
Is a new India rising? - Harbans Mukhia
A nation awakened - Prabhat Patnaik
For the first time - Anusha Singh
How did Hitler rise to power? - - Alex Gendler and Anthony Hazard (Video clip)
ABVP Goons Attack JNU - Countercurrents Collective
Lives In Astronomy - John Scales Avery
Government Lying on NPR being Different from NRC - Based on articles by Prabir Purkayastha, Sushovan Sircar and Yogesh S.
With CAA, India Mirrors Israel - Indian Cultural Forum
Why Is S R Darapuri In Jail? - Vidya Bhushan Rawat
Defend The Indian Constitution! Defend Diversity, Dialogue, Democracy! - Forum for the Defence of the Indian Constitution
Ideas of Inia - Remarkable new database
The reign of unreason - Ramachandra Guha
Modi Lies To The Nation On NRC - Countercurrents Collective
I Will Give My Blood:Chandrasekhar Azad - Chandrasekhar Azad Ravan
Bridging the many divides - Lt Gen (retd) Kamal Davar
Oppose CAB, Reject NRC - CPI-ML New Democracy
Terrorism: A False Threat - John Scales Avery
Telecom: License-to-Loot Raj - Prabir Purkayastha
“Don’t Betray the Constitution. Withdraw CAB 2019? - 600 artists, writers, academicians, ex-judges and former bureaucrats have released an open letter
Time For A Unified Protest - Dr Aurobindo Ghose
Time for Prayer - Anup Sinha
Dollar’s domination diminishing - Countercurrents Collective
Debate: Fascism Is Not Simply Imposed From Above - Ania Loomba and Partha P. Chakrabartty
'Careful Exclusion Of Muslims' - Over 100 Scientists, Academics Demand Withdrawal of Citizenship Bill
Human Rights Day: 10 December 2019 - Statement by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet
Amit Shah’s NRC Plan Decoded - Siddharth Varadarajan
War of the words - Tristram Hunt
Social Media Penetrates Every Aspect of Our Online Lives for Profit - Tina Sikka, Florian Zollmann, Daniel Broudy & Jeffery Klaehn
JNU Protests: The Truth And The Outrage - Dr Ishani Chakrabartty
Thousands of workers march in France - Countercurrents Collective
Against Economics - David Graeber
Our Children’s Future - John Scales Avery
Hope At COP 25 - Countercurrents Collective
The Politics of the Idea of India - Dr. Y. Srinivasa Rao
China slaps sanctions on US over Hong Kong - Countercurrents Collective
Ideas of India Archive - Dilip Simeon's blog
The Return of Engels - John Bellamy Foster
Women Speak From Margins of Ayodhya Dispute - Hasina Khan, Sana Contractor
Police Brutally Attack JNU Students - Countercurrents Collective
The fallacy of the Hindutva ideology - Sarwar Jahan Chowdhury
The BJP's ambitions of rewriting history - Christophe Jaffrelot, Pradyumna Jairam
How Britain was sold - David Edgerton
We Stand Against the Coup in Bolivia - statement from Noam Chomsky and Vijay Prashad
What’s Ailing The Economy? - Dr Mansoor Durrani
Andre Vltchek - Sukanya Shantha and Anuj Srivas
Ayodhya judgment is a setback to evidence law - Faizan Mustafa, Aymen Mohammed
1984 - Thirty five years after - Dilip Simeon's blog
Getting "the futures we want" - Why Social Movements Matter
Calling Modi’s Bluff - Sumanta Banerjee
Marx on Religion - Ish N Mishra
Relevance of Gandhiji’s Message Today - Nikhil Chakravartty (1913–88) From Mainstream Weekly
The Knowledge of a Better World - Michael A. Lebowitz
Leninthink - Gary Saul Morson
The water level in the Narmada Valley is increasing every second - National Alliance of People’s Movements
Lives In Ecology – A new freely downloadable book by John Avery
Remembering M.M. Kalburgi - Huchangi Prasad
Centre Must Focus on Rural Employment and Growth to Revive Economy - Watch Interview: Karan Thapar in conversation with Pranab Sen
State of the Media in India - Vidya Bhushan Rawat
Women Without Parents: An NRC Ground Report - Sangeeta Barooah Pisharoty
Re-contextualising the NRC: A Response to Hiren Gohain - Angshuman Choudhury and Suraj Gogoi
Tomorrow Will Be Too Late - Fidel Castro in a speech to the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio Di Janeiro
Civil protests - A.G. Noorani
Save Bengal Chemical; Its Legacy and Promise are Precious - May Consider Signing this Petition to PM
A monumental litmus test - Suhrith Parthasarathy
Genesis of Article 370 of the Constitution - A.G. Noorani & Jai Shankar Agarwala
What Article 35A Implies - A.G. Noorani
Response to Kavita Krishnan - In Mind & Resistance Blog
Fascicism Then and Now - John Scales Avery
A $5-trillion dream in the time of farm and job distress - Amiya Bagchi to Subhoranjan Dasgupta
The Sell-Off Government - Sandeep Pandey
India at 72 - Vidya Bhushan Rawat
Kashmir Caged: Fact Finding Report - Fact-Finding Report
Now the RTI Act - Barun Das Gupta
Corporatisation of Indian Railways - Aparna & B. Pradeep
What Is The Agenda On Kashmir? - Vidya Bhushan Rawat
The Long Dark Night In Kashmir - Peoples Union for Democratic Rights
Gandhi, Tagore, Modernity - Aseem Shrivastava
UAPA: A Call to Mob Lynching - Vidya Bhushan Rawat
Lives In Economics - John Scales Avery
Note to Gautam Navlakha - Rajender Singh Negi
Who's Afraid of the RTI Act? - M.G. Devasahayam
India Is Becoming A Police State - Countercurrents Collective
Gandhi, Tagore, Modernity - Aseem Shrivastava
Poetry and Reason - Amartya Sen