फिदेल कास्त्रो : एक क्रांतिकारी जीवन का उत्सव

फिदेल कास्त्रो : एक क्रांतिकारी जीवन का उत्सव

  फिदेल कास्त्रो 90 वर्ष की उम्र में एक दीर्घ सक्रिय जीवन जीने के बाद २५ नवम्बर २०१६ को इस दुनिया से रुखसत ज़रूर हुए लेकिन वे करोड़ों – अरबों दिलों में हमेशा के लिए बसे रहेंगे। वे बेशक दुनिया के दूसरे सिरे पर मौजूद एक छोटे से देश के शासक थे लेकिन उन्होंने अनेक…

India: Liberal Democracy and the Extreme Right

India: Liberal Democracy and the Extreme Right

Indian liberalism makes a formidable claim: that the Republic is grounded in such a structurally elaborate and ideologically hegemonic liberal-democratic institutional framework that political forces of all hues are forced to consent to this framework, stake their claims and test out their fortunes within it, go in and out of the corridors of power through…

Things the Left Needs to do Right

Things the Left Needs to do Right

Prabhat Patnaik Communism’s slide worldwide is due to its ambivalence towards globalisation and democracy. The Indian Left has shed that ambivalence, but it has no concrete alternative development strategy.  Exactly a century ago around this time, Vladimir Lenin was in Zurich completing a manuscript that would go on to become perhaps the most consequential book…