सवर्णों का समाज सुधर नहीं रहा है- Dilip Mandal

सवर्णों को जाति के नाम पर नफरत बंद करने का सबक देने के लिए ओबामा या पुतिन नहीं आएंगे. समाज सुधार के लिए यहीं पर किसी को यह काम करना होगा. सवर्ण बुध्दिजीवी, चिंतक, एक्टिविस्ट यह करने को तैयार नहीं हैं. गांधी की तरह वे भी “हरिजनों” को ही जगाना चाहते हैं. हरिजन जाग – जाग कर परेशान है. इतना सामाजिक जागरण हुआ है कि … Continue reading सवर्णों का समाज सुधर नहीं रहा है- Dilip Mandal

Gandhi, My Hero – Shelja Sen #GandhiRocks #HarmonyRocks

From the time I was little I remember Gandhi was my ultimate hero. I am not very sure why, but I think a lot of it is to do with the fact that I was in Gandhi house in school. There was no sorting hat (as in Hogwarts) that decided my fate but just I suppose a random teacher’s random choice. A choice that made … Continue reading Gandhi, My Hero – Shelja Sen #GandhiRocks #HarmonyRocks

Why attacks on Mahatma Gandhi are good – Rajmohan Gandhi

They offer an opportunity to recall what he stood for. The imperfect Gandhi was more radical and progressive than most contemporary compatriots. Gandhi suggested that our uncertainty over the right course to take would disappear once we ask how the most helpless person we have known would be affected by our choice. Offended by attacks on the Mahatma, some friends who think of me as … Continue reading Why attacks on Mahatma Gandhi are good – Rajmohan Gandhi

Using And Abusing Gandhi – Ramachandra Guha

(In this article the author tries to awaken Indians to what Gandhi really was and what we should learn from him. He explains the futility of bashing the West for all our cultural and economical ailments. Instead, he wants Indians to take what is good from the West and leave the rest even citing examples of countries like Japan and Singapore who have not let … Continue reading Using And Abusing Gandhi – Ramachandra Guha

Mahatma Gandhi and Bhagat Singh : A Clash of Ideology – Jai Narayan Sharma

Abstract Great men of all generations have been anxious about improvement of the lot of human beings. But how to realize it remains a formidable task for e very age. Even though the goal is similar, the means to achieve the goal can differ. And this difference in approach can generate a lot of controversy. This is precisely what happened between Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar … Continue reading Mahatma Gandhi and Bhagat Singh : A Clash of Ideology – Jai Narayan Sharma