Reading Lenin by Vijay Prashad

In March this year, after winning the Tripura assembly elections, BJP cadres demolished the statue of Vladimir llyich Lenin in the Belonia town in south Tripura. Lenin was not only a supporter of worker-peasant movements but also a supporter of anti-colonial struggles. ‘Liberation of all colonies’ and ‘liberation of all dependent, oppressed and unequal nations’ was at [… click here for more]

Namo’s Readings

We know a lot about Namo. We know of his incessant foreign trips, of his sartorial preferences, his love of his own voice. But we don’t know what he reads. Namo’s pal Barack recently released his music playlist. We can picture Namo’s smirk when he heard this. Not for him such trivial pastimes. He is [… click here for more]