the imitating monkey: India an uncomfortable democracy

Functioning anarchy in India By: Shashi Tharoor | Published: August 16, 2011   Every year, during India’s rainy season, there is, equally predictably, a ‘monsoon session’ of parliament. And, every year, there seems to be increasing debate about which is stormier — the weather or the legislature. Consider the current session, which began on August … Continue reading

Institute of Defence Studies & Analysis

Sometimes there is a limit to all that people can brook. Their faith in legal system fails them, the popular government becomes a toy in the hands of industrial bourgeoisie and capitalist entrepreneurs, they lose the power to govern even the aspects of their own lives and there is a sense of simmering anarchy. This … Continue reading