Harmful effects of climate change and how you can help

Did you know that according to International Labor Organization, India could lose as many as 34 million jobs due to global warming? Not just that, climate change could also cause acute shortage of water one day. Furthermore, with every degree rise in the temperature, crop yield declines drastically. As a result, the price of suchContinue reading “Harmful effects of climate change and how you can help”

What is overton window? Has Indian politics shifted Right forever?

Rise of right wing politics has more or less forced other political parties, which would otherwise be secular, to adopt softcore right wing politics. The opposition is too trying its best to assert its own religious identity and not miss out. Like, Kejriwal sings Hanuman Chalisa and Rahul, a Shiva devotee. This is the conceptContinue reading “What is overton window? Has Indian politics shifted Right forever?”

Inflation: Why is everything so COSTLY?

There was once a time when inflation used to decide election results, for it used to affect people directly. In fact, politicians back in the day ran their campaigns around inflation. Though today, things are different. Recently, the ministry of statistics and programme implementation estimated the 2020-2021 GDP to be 134 lakh crore rupees whichContinue reading “Inflation: Why is everything so COSTLY?”

Bhima Koregaon Arrests Explained – But why no trial after 3 yrs?

In this post, we shall not look into the details of the Bhima Koregaon incident. Also, let’s not talk about Stan Swamy or his recent passing away. Not even the fact that he spent most of his life entertaining the cries and the pleas of the weak – the very marginalized communities of Jharkhand. LetContinue reading “Bhima Koregaon Arrests Explained – But why no trial after 3 yrs?”

What is The Deshbhakt and their agenda?

Who is The Deshbhakt? Journalist or Standup comedian? On which part of the spectrum does he belong? Right wing or leftist? Or, perhaps Congtard? Aaptard? Member of international toolkit gang? What is social and political satire anyway? Why is The Deshbhakt hell-bent on statistics and data if he’s doing comedy? If data is their priorityContinue reading “What is The Deshbhakt and their agenda?”

They imposed emergency and we give too much democracy

Disclaimer: This post is written by Bhakt Banerjee. Language is satirical. Reader discretion is advised. Friends, how are you all? I’m here to remind liberals their biggest mistake. You will say get over it – no I won’t – I will come over and over again to show you the mirror; expose your hypocrisy. 46Continue reading “They imposed emergency and we give too much democracy”

Can India beat the Financial Tsunami that is coming?

The second wave has diminished, well, almost. Politicians will soon give themselves credit and publicize their work. Like, advertisements to show how they fought corona bravely. Or, sweets to distribute to naïve (especially middle class) people who will chow down on them. Those who can still think, I mean those few remaining, who question. TheyContinue reading “Can India beat the Financial Tsunami that is coming?”

After seven years, from a rising to a setting superpower?

Growing up, I vividly remember when my uncle, who had graduated from IIT Kanpur, used to come visit us all the way from America. With hefty luggage and stuff that contained exotic gifts. So I always used to look forward to his once in a year visits. There was an unwritten rule in our house:Continue reading “After seven years, from a rising to a setting superpower?”

Does Ban-Boycott Culture Solve Anything?

Why is it that if we do not understand something we want to ban it? Or, when something is not to our liking we call to boycott it? Why are we are banning problems instead of solving them. Such as, Pakistan artists: ban Chinese products: boycott. Didn’t like Tanishq Ad: Boycott. Alcohol addiction? Ban. WomenContinue reading “Does Ban-Boycott Culture Solve Anything?”

Time to stop THIS dangerous practice of fooling people

Bhopal Gas Tragedy is a widely known incident: In 1984, a gas leak from Union Carbide Plant killed more than 15,000 people. It was one of the worst man-made industrial disasters in all of history. Today, after more than 30 years, Bhopal is going through yet another crisis. Also man-made. Their MP has become aContinue reading “Time to stop THIS dangerous practice of fooling people”