Flying the Flag; Faking the News

John Pilger is Australian-born, London-based journalist, film-makerand author. In this article, he traces the history of propaganda to Edward Bernays, the American nephew of Sigmund Freud, who invented the term “public relations”. Bernays… Continue reading

BJP’s forgery and bluff continue…..BJP used ANHAD Demo Photo

To The President Bhartiya Janta Party New Delhi August 21, 2010 Dear Mr. Gadkari, I am absolutely shocked to see a BJP advertisement issued by your party in the Indian Express on 20.8.2010… Continue reading

CEO Pay and the Great Recession

The 17th annual executive compensation survey of Institute for Policy Studies looks at how CEOs laid off thousands while raking in millions. You can download Executive Excess 2010 here. It is released today… Continue reading

Delhi’s Water Greed Wont Drown the Himalayas, Say Villagers in Malhaan, Himachal

This is a note on the proposed Renuka Dam and its impact on the area released by distinguished activists Ramu Ramdas and Lalita Ramdas. Admiral Ramdas, former Chief of Naval Staff, and Smt… Continue reading

India, Pakistan and the USA

Amit Ranjan is a Research Scholar in South Asian Studies division of School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. This is his third posts on this blog. He can be reached… Continue reading

Letter to NHRC on Nuclear Liability for IAEA’s Treaty

  24th August, 2010  Justice Shri K.G. Balakrishnan The Chairperson National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Faridkot House, Copernicus Marg, New Delhi Sub: Human rights violations from nuclear damage – its impact on human… Continue reading

जनता के अपने कलाकार गिरदा चले गए….

उत्तराखंड के महान कवि, गायक, लेखक, नाटककार, संस्कृतिकर्मी और कार्यकर्ता गिरीश चंद्र तिवाड़ी का 22 अगस्त को निधन हो गया. गिरदा के नाम से लोकप्रिय श्री तिवाड़ी हर जनांदोलन में शामिल होते थे… Continue reading

The Future of Freeconomy

THE FREECONOMY BLOG is written by Mark Boyle, who has been living for 19 months without money, and is the founder of the Freeconomy Community. He is the author of The Moneyless Man.… Continue reading

Double-Dealing in Nuclear Liability Bill

Gopal Krishna, the author of this article, is an activist. He runs ToxicsWatch Alliance, Ban Asbestos Network of India (BANI), IMOWatch, MediaVigil & WaterWatch Alliance.   Nuclear Liability Bill for IAEA’s compensation treaty,… Continue reading

बी आर चोपड़ा का सफ़र-भाग छह/ प्रकाश के रे

वरिष्ठ फ़िल्म पत्रकार अजय ब्रह्मात्मज के ब्लॉग के लिये मैं बी आर चोपड़ा पर एक सिरीज़ लिख रहा हूँ. http://chavannichap.blogspot.com/ 1951 की फ़िल्म जांच समिति ने सिर्फ़ फ़िल्म उद्योग की दशा सुधारने के… Continue reading

छत्तीसगढ़ की लोक-संगीत की वर्तमान स्थिति

छोटे से गांव से पत्रकारिता की शुरूआत करने वाले राजेश अग्रवाल लगभग 20 सालों तक छत्तीसगढ़ के अनेक अखबारों में काम करने के बाद अब राजस्थान पत्रिका के ब्यूरो इंचार्ज हैं. उदयन शर्मा… Continue reading