G. Mamatha & R. Nithya, March 11, 2013
March 8, the International Women's Day is a day of solidarity, and a day for remembering the struggles for women's emancipation.
Prabhat Patnaik, March 9, 2013
In his new book, Power Systems, Noam Chomsky raises the question: why has the present economic crisis not evoked the sort of massive protest from the working class in the United States of America that the Great Depression of the 1930s did?
Amit Sengupta, February 14, 2013
The last fifty years is witness to a virtual explosion in the creation of new knowledge. Capitalism has used this characteristic of modern science and technology to constantly create products and tools to constantly revolutionize the productive forces.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, February 5, 2013
Samir's Amin has come out with a defence of French intervention in Mali, which has surprised many of his admirers and friends.
Newsclick, January 28, 2013
India not only has hideous poverty and repression but also an unsustainable growth model, which offers little hope to the mass of the population.
Noam Chomsky, exclusive interview with Newsclick’s Vijay Prashad.
Gyanendra Pandey, Newsclick, January 23, 2013
Prejudice is cunning. It never appears to the subject or actor as prejudice: it is only ‘others’ who are prejudiced.
Prabir Purkayastha / NewsClick / December 27, 2012
The recent World Conference on International Telecommunications – WCIT 12 – in Dubai on revising the International Telecommunications Regulations (ITR's) ended quite acrimoniously, with 89 countries signing the new ITR's while the US, Canada, EU and Japan walking out.
NewsClick Production / December 22, 2012
Dr. Barry Castleman, a well-known International Expert on Asbestos discusses with NewsClick on the dangers associated with asbestos. He says asbestos, a mineral fibre, is hazardous to the health of the people and to the environment. The exposure to air-borne asbestos dust causes asbestosis and lung cancer. In 2006, ILO and WHO have banned the usage of asbestos and over 50 countries have already banned it. In India, unfortunately there is no regulation on the asbestos industry.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, November 15, 2012
The study of the past has never been an easy exercise.