In one Parliament session, the legislators bring hundreds of Constitution Amendment bills each attempting to amend an Article. Won’t this essentially result in a new constitution? When does the amended constitution stops being our constitution? Continue reading Understanding Kesavanda Bharti
If the larger powers cannot trust the Ayatollahs of Iran or the Kims of the North to use their nukes judiciously, how can the larger world trust a buffoon like Trump— who has the braggadocio of calling himself high-IQ— to not annihilate a nation for nothing majorly mad? Continue reading Understanding The Logic Behind The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty
India & Russia are like two friends who had been together since childhood. Now, Russia doesn’t like India’s new friends. India doesn’t like Russia’s new friends. Both of them know that it will never be like the “good old days”. Continue reading India & Russia: End Of A Bromance
If the wealth is not earned through the exploitation of labour, it isn’t a problem for the communist. Communists are only against capitalist mode of production. Continue reading Is Communism Against The Rich?
The autonomy of the Reserve Bank of India has been more of a fiction than a reality. The RBI was born on the All Fools Day in 1935 & its autonomy, for most of its history, has been a joke. Continue reading The Myth Of RBI’s Autonomy
“Our farm policy is so bad, the proverb ‘you reap what you sow’ isn’t true any longer. A bumper crop is no different from a drought, for it too depresses farm incomes.” Continue reading A Critical Look At The Farm Loan Waivers
As smartphones have become affordable to a large population, they have, for the first time, allowed Indians to enjoy porn privately. This has fuelled a porn boom in India & consequently given rise to a “moral panic” around Pornography. Continue reading The Great Indian Porn Panic