Books are always burnt before / humans are put into the gas chamber - / A prelude. A Starter.
The Qatar World Cup: Money Runs Modern Soccer
Qatar’s World Cup is the culmination of decades of football capitalism — a victory for big corporations and repressive governments, and a tragedy for the fans and workers who …
Star Wars Andor Captures the Essence of Resistance That Is Happening in the Real World
In a rousing speech, one of the “organisers” of the rebellion muses on the lifelong struggle of activists and wades into the debate on the best way to effectively …
Laal Salaam Mediocrity
A poem on the personal tussle between standing for what's right and marching ahead with the rat race.
For Recognising the Signs of Fascism, a Teacher Must Be Suspended
Recent events at Sharda University are a reminder that given the global climate now, the RSS does not want to be recognised as fascist – even if it continues …
Sharda University Suspends Prof for Question on Whether Fascism and Hindutva Have Similarities
On May 7, the university publicised the name of the professor and said that a faculty team formed to probe the matter found the question 'prima facie objectionable.'
W.H. Auden’s Radical Humanism Was Unwavering
Unlike many prominent poets of his era, W.H. Auden was crystal clear on the need to fight fascism in Franco’s Spain and Hitler's Germany, and he wrote some of …
Big Brother’s Cousins
'They pocket with ease, war profiteers each one...'
Tears of a Nation
A poem on the India of today which is being taken over by hatred, violence and injustice.