Prof. Dilip Mandal at the National OBC Conclave

Prof. Dilip Mandal Speaks at National OBC Conclave.

      Friday, December 24, 2021

Prof. Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd at the National OBC Conclave

Prof. Kancha Ilaiah speaks at National OBC Conclave

      Friday, December 24, 2021

Dr Laxman Yadav at the National OBC Conclave

Dr Laxman Yadav speaks at the National OBC Conclave in New Delhi.

      Friday, December 24, 2021

Citizens as holders of inalienable rights and entitlements

As per India’s Constitution, human being are holders of inalienable rights and entitlements. India’s Rights Based Paradigm was visionary in…

      Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Decommodifying Labour

Most labour laws have been undermined in the past few years in the name of Ease of Doing Business. Unionisation…

      Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Is Technology Commodifying Indians?

Personal data is harvested and sold as a commodity. Tech companies, telephone & TV providers, even political companies and Govts.…

      Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Democratising Workplaces | SBF & Global Forum for Democratizing Work

India’s work places are becoming increasingly undemocratic. For example, most labour laws have been undermined. This adversely impacts the rights…

      Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Reconceptualising India’s Political Economy | Samruddha Bharat & Global Forum for Democratizing Work

India's political economy is highly discriminatory- on the basis of caste, creed, gender and class (both in the organised and…

      Monday, November 1, 2021

Democratising India’s Political Culture | Samruddha Bharat & Global Forum for Democratizing Work

Unless a State invests in socialising its citizenry to progressive values, democratic norms will not be embedded in society. Without…

      Monday, November 1, 2021

Is India’s Social Justice Paradigm Under Threat?

The COVID-19 pandemic has unveiled the caste inequities and discrimination simmering just under our society. Historically marginalised sections have increasingly…

      Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Is NDA a Big Brother?

With a drastic surge in tracking, censorship and an over-arching system of surveillance, is NDA turning into a Big Brother?

      Monday, August 24, 2020

Are Atmanirbhar and Garib Kalyan Working?

Unemployment is at a 46 year high. Manufacturing has slumped, consumption expenditure has plummeted, states are nearly bankrupt while the…

      Monday, August 24, 2020

Are Atmanirbhar and Garib Kalyan Working?

Unemployment is at a 46 year high. Manufacturing has slumped, consumption expenditure has plummeted, states are nearly bankrupt while the…

      Sunday, August 23, 2020

India’s Agrarian Crisis

Discussing the agrarian crisis in India & the impact of climate change and corona virus on it.

      Sunday, August 23, 2020

NEP and RTE

Is the NEP indeed a watershed moment as the government describes or is it merely an unrealistic wishlist without a…

      Friday, August 21, 2020

India’s Food Insecurity During Corona

India's hunger problem is truly a conundrum. After all India has the largest area of land under cultivation, more than…

      Thursday, August 20, 2020

IS INDIA READY FOR A MINIMUM BASIC INCOME?

With growing unemployment & reverse migration in India, there is a real concern about the shrinking consumption demand, which accounts…

      Sunday, May 31, 2020

WHY NEHRU?

Even 56 years after his death, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru is seen as a contentious figure in Indian politics, maybe even…

      Friday, May 29, 2020

THE MIGRANT EXODUS: INDIA’S SHAME

India is witnessing its largest exodus with an unprecedented 8 crore migrants struggling to reach home. Yet the government’s response…

      Tuesday, May 26, 2020

COVID’S IMPACT ON DEMOCRACY

COVID has shaken the foundation of nation-states. Is the world on the cusp of a major reorientation?

      Tuesday, May 26, 2020

VISIBLY INVISIBLE: INDIA’S MUSLIM QUESTION

There is political consensus that India’s Muslims are the other. On one end of the spectrum they have been attacked…

      Tuesday, May 26, 2020

JOBLESSNESS: INDIA’S TICKING TIME BOMB

Even before the lockdown was announced, unemployment was at 6.1%, a 45 year high. Since then it has mushroomed to…

      Tuesday, May 26, 2020