Reading the Communist Manifesto today

Ben Hillier examines the continuing relevance of Marx and Engels’ Communist Manifesto, in an article written for the Australian socialist newspaper Red Flag. Karl Marx and Frederick Engels WHY READ the Communist Manifesto of 1848? It was written 30 years before the invention of the telephone, at a time when half of English children didn’t live to see their fifth birthday. The pamphlet was commissioned … Continue reading Reading the Communist Manifesto today

This Bajrangi is no bhai or bhaijaan: Bajrang Dal’s Bhuvith Shetty arrested

Bajrang Dal co-onvenor of Mangalore, Bhuvith Shetty was arrested by Mangalore police today. Nilim Dutta, Chairman, Unified @Peoples_Movemnt, Director, Strategic Research & Analysis Organisation made a formal complaint against Bajrang Dal Co-Convener of Mangalore Bhuvith Shetty to the Additional Chief Secretary, Home, Government of Karnataka Mr. Pattanayak, IAS  Bhuvith tweeted that Bajrang Dal was behind killing of Prof. M.M. Kalburgi and that the next target was Prof. … Continue reading This Bajrangi is no bhai or bhaijaan: Bajrang Dal’s Bhuvith Shetty arrested

Kannada writer M.M. Kalburgi shot dead

Two unidentified persons arrived in a motorcycle at his residence in Dharwad and shot him. Senior Kannada writer and former vice-chancellor of Kannada University M. M. Kalburgi was shot dead in Dharwad on Sunday morning. According to sources, two unidentified persons came in a motorcycle to his residence in Kalyan Nagar. While one person stood outside, the other went to Kalburgi’s house, knocked on the … Continue reading Kannada writer M.M. Kalburgi shot dead

Judgment in Guj High Court on the 4th September: What did RB Sreekumar’s affidavits say?

At 1.30 p.m. today the Gujarat HC stated that the Judgement in the Gujarat HC would be delievered on September 4, 2015 (Edited on 28th August, 2015) RB Sreekumar former DGP Gujarat has/is  one of the officers who has offered the most valuable evidence on Culpability of the regime in 2002(Gujarat) through his 4 affidavits before the Nanavati Commision. State of Gujarat has targeted him. State … Continue reading Judgment in Guj High Court on the 4th September: What did RB Sreekumar’s affidavits say?

सरकार या ईवेंट मैनेजमेंट? – रवीश कुमार

 सौजन्य – एनडीटीवी इंडिया देश काम से चलता है, लेकिन पिछले कई सालों से सरकारें आंकड़ों से काम चला रही हैं। इन आंकड़ों में एक और आंकड़ा शामिल करना चाहिए, बयानों का आंकड़ा। आंकड़े कि कब, किसने, कहां पर और किस तरह का बयान दिया, आपत्तिजनक बयान कौन से थे, किन बयानों का सबने स्वागत किया, किन बयानों पर विवाद हुआ, कौन से बयान वापस … Continue reading सरकार या ईवेंट मैनेजमेंट? – रवीश कुमार

सालगिरह मुबारक पाकिस्तान…

बचपन से 15 अगस्त को स्कूल में होता था…बड़ा हुआ तो कॉलेज में जाने लगा…या फिर आस पास के किसी स्कूल या पिता जी के दफ्तर में…नौकरी में आया तो हर बार 15 अगस्त को दफ्तर में रहा…सुबह से देशभक्ति के नाम के झूठे नारे टीवी पर चलवाता रहा…लाल किले से किसी ने किसी धोखेबाज़ की ठगी को लाइव दिखवाता रहा…भाषणों का विश्लेषण करने के … Continue reading सालगिरह मुबारक पाकिस्तान…