An oft-quoted statement of Karl Marx, from his Preface to A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy, expresses in a profound way how humans see…View More Bourgeoisie Economy, Feudal Morality
Sitting behind the register, Stuart recalls former times. He used to own a comic bookstore. Though modest, it had an aesthetic appeal. Recently, a conglomerate…View More Redefining Development
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It shall be apt to begin with the famous words of Munshi Premchand – in his Presidential Address, to the All India Progressive Writers’ Association’s…View More Munshi Premchand and Structural Violence
As the noose was slipped over his neck, Adolf Eichmann spoke his last words, ‘We will meet again…I have lived, believing in God…I obeyed the…View More Reading the others side of history