‘Respect Gandhi If You Will, Don’t Sentimentalise Him’

The distinguished professor of history now trains his lens on modern Indian history, discussing his book at length PRAFUL BIDWAI INTERVIEWS PERRY ANDERSON (First Published in Outlook Magazine November 12, 2012) A Marxist scholar, historian and essayist, and editor of the New Left Review since 1962, Perry Anderson is known for a rich, incisive body of work spanning European history, the contemporary world, the Western Marxist … Continue reading ‘Respect Gandhi If You Will, Don’t Sentimentalise Him’

To the Self-Obsessed Marxists And The Pseudo Ambedkarites – Anand Teltumbde

Countercurrents.org Frankly I curse myself for having gone to Chandigarh. Not so much because I am embarrassed by the unseemly controversy created by certain pseudo Ambedkarites in Maharashtra but because I am deeply saddened to see the egotistic bunch of people with frozen mind masquerading as Marxists. I imagined there will be serious discussions on the current state of castes and the possible way out … Continue reading To the Self-Obsessed Marxists And The Pseudo Ambedkarites – Anand Teltumbde