I worry about 2021 Bengal election. You should too: Yogendra Yadav

I worry about 2021 Bengal election. You should too: Yogendra Yadav

I worry about the coming assembly election in West Bengal. Not because I am particularly invested in who wins or loses this election. By all accounts, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) has run an average government with some popular schemes. Its track record on democratic rights, or corruption is hardly sterling. The demise of the Left and the continuing irrelevance of the […]

Rural India can’t be dustbin of history. Three farm laws have shown farmers need a New Deal

Rural India can’t be dustbin of history. Three farm laws have shown farmers need a New Deal

Ahistoric farmers’ movement is a moment to unveil a vision for the future. Not just for farmers or agriculture, but for rural India, and indeed for the future of India. This movement has already created history. It has firmly brought back the farmers to the national imagination. You can’t pretend they don’t exist. It has put the fear of vote, more effective than the fear […]