Month: December 2016

Peasants Ruling Class

Demonetization and Peasantry : Agriculture, Rural Trade Demonetized by Pro-Corporate, Tax Hungry Govt.

Ashish Mital A story is popular in the villages. Some thieves entered a village in the dead of night. When the villagers raised an alarm of “chor”, “chor”, to escape identification the thieves joined the ruckus and themselves started shouting “chor, chor”. They ran around with the villagers in the […]

CPI-ML New Democracy Imperialism New Democracy

Of Shifting Sands and Pursuing Mirages From ‘Surgical strike on black money’ to ‘Going cashless’

SK Mohan ‘Oh, what a tangled web we weave…when first we practice to deceive.’ – Walter Scott, Marmion After sounding the bugle for ‘War on black money’ on the night of 8th November, the Generals appear to have changed the tack, hardly three weeks into it. Prime Minister’s ‘Mann ki […]

CPI-ML New Democracy Imperialism

Homage to Fidel Castro, Leader of the Cuban Revolution & Fighter against US Imperialism

Fidel Castro who had led the overthrow of US backed Batista dictatorship in Cuba and had also led Cuba in the direction of socialism after this, died on November 25, 2016 aged 90 years. Son of a wealthy plantation owner, Fidel was active in the democratic movement since his student […]