Articles by: Ramlal Unnikrishnan

 Politics of the Pandemic: The Failed Neoliberal Response to Coronavirus

 Politics of the Pandemic: The Failed Neoliberal Response to Coronavirus

The novel coronavirus pandemic that is ravaging the world has brought about a healthcare crisis of a magnitude hitherto unheard of, putting the entire planet in lockdown. The past month has been a veritable roller coaster ride for humanity, which has brutally disrupted the normalcy of everyday life and civilization. A few months ago, It would have been downright impossible[Read More…]

April 16, 2020 World
 Adivasis: The Expendables of Progress

 Adivasis: The Expendables of Progress

“Never in history has violence been initiated by the oppressed. With the establishment of a relationship of oppression, violence has already begun.” – Paulo Freire, ‘Pedagogy of the Oppressed’ India houses the world’s second-largest tribal population after Africa, with the 2011 census listing more than 700 tribal groups with a staggeringly large indigenous population of more than a 100 million.[Read More…]

October 14, 2019 India
Spearheading The People’s Struggle: Mazdoor Kisan Sangharsh Rally

Spearheading The People’s Struggle: Mazdoor Kisan Sangharsh Rally

In an unprecedented display of working-class unity, more than one lakh workers, employees, farmers and agricultural labourers from all over India marched today on the streets of Delhi, united in protest against the callous indifference of the incumbent BJP government to the demands of the common people and its subservience to corporate interests. The ‘Mazdoor Kisan Sangharsh Rally’ has been[Read More…]

September 5, 2018 India