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May 04, 2018
China promotes images of young, 'drunkard' Karl Marx to capture youth, stresses on Marxism as 'true path'With chat shows claiming "Marx was Right" and cartoons of his wild youth, China has gone to great lengths to show that the theories of German philosopher Karl Marx are still relevant today, ahead of the 200th anniversary of his birth on Saturday
Nov 02, 2017
Ramachandra Guha says jingoism ascendant due to hypocrisy of Left, intellectual, moral, and financial corruption by GandhisHistorian Ramachandra Guha delivered the 23rd Justice Sunanda Bhandare Memorial Lecture in New Delhi’s India International Centre on 1 November, which happens to be Karnataka Rajyotsava Day and the 61st anniversary of the founding of Karnataka. Here are the key points he made, where he elaborates on the model of constitutional patriotism and then explains the difference between jingoism and patriotism:
Oct 09, 2017
Che Guevara's 50th death anniversary: Revisit a reporter's experience of capturing revolutionary's mortal remainsOn 10 October, 1967 the Bolivian army presented the body of iconic Marxist guerrilla Ernesto "Che" Guevara to journalists in a makeshift morgue in a small town.
Sep 07, 2017
2019 Lok Sabha election: Sitaram Yechury hints at change in CPM's political alignmentThe CPM may have a rethink on its tactical line ahead of the 2019 general elections in view of changes in the "concrete conditions" in the national political scenario, party general secretary Sitaram Yechury said
Apr 30, 2017
Sitaram Yechury not to seek re-election to Rajya Sabha, hopes to encourage young CPI(M) leadersCPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury said on Sunday he would not seek re-election to the Rajya Sabha after his second consecutive term ends in August.
Apr 04, 2016
Trinamool's win in 2011, if read as a defeat of leftist politics in Bengal, is a misjudgementThe victory of the Trinamool Congress in 2011, if read as a defeat of leftist politics in Bengal, is a misjudgement
Jan 20, 2016
Behind Rahul’s crocodile tears for Rohith Vemula, history shows Dalit discrimination is ideology-neutralEvery suicide and killing is a tragedy. Vemula’s is a sequel to stories of similar self-killings by Dalit students in various prestigious campuses across the country. But there is a tendency to romanticise this tragedy by Rahul Gandhi and those overly inspired by Marxism.
Nov 20, 2015
Fifty top scholars take on Leftist historians for force-fitting history into ideologyA set of scholars has released a statement condemning the "pernicious imposition by the Leftist School of a 'legislated history'," which they believe has presented an 'alienating and debilitating self-image' to generations of Indian students, and promoted contempt for their civilisational heritage.
Nov 24, 2014
Macaulayism to Muslim extremism: Hindutva’s many enemies in IndiaDo you know who the "biggest enemies of Hindutva" are? ‘Malicious-5 or M5 — Marxism, Macaulayism, Missionaries, Materialism and Muslim extremism.
Nov 14, 2014
Nehru's legacy: A love for his own ideas, impatience with the restNehru-ites praise the idea of India. Nehru did not have the idea of India but an idea of India - an idea that was not moored in Indian historical evolution and left large numbers outside the anglicised pale of modern India.