Francesca Recchia The Lost Children of Tuam The Man Who Thought He Could Fix Afghanistan  Kashmir’s Torture Trail Where Should Hazaras Go?  Asim Rafiqui “Marikana’s Open Wound Or South Africa’s Continuing Tryst With Apartheid” “What Options Do We Leave Them? Or, Of Course You Don’t Like It When A WomanRead More →

Please register for the event here  Kavitha Rajagopalan in conversation with Suchitra Vijayan.  What does citizenship mean in a world on the move? Economic inequality, conflict, climate change, and globalized diasporas have converged to send more migrants than ever before in history across international borders. And yet, in both porous borderlandsRead More →

The Hindustan Times has taken down its ‘Hate tracker’ initiative – “a crowd-sourced database of hate crimes in India since September 2015” that was meant to serve as a “national database on crimes in the name of religion, caste and race” and “a running catalogue of identity-based Hate crimes in India”. AtRead More →

Francesca Recchia Giorgio Agamben: On the metropolis Arundhati Roy, My Seditious Heart. An unfinished diary of nowadays Gillian Darley, Intimate spaces  Gaston Bachelard, The Poetics of Space, Beacon Press, 1994 (1958). Asim Rafiqui “There Is Wealth In Them Holy Words” “The Revolution That Never Came.” “Killing Water.”  “What We Want Is OnlyRead More →

Kalyan Nadiminti and  Mohamedou Ould Slahi, author of Guantánamo Diary in conversation with Suchitra Vijayan. Mohamedou Ould Slahi’s political memoir Guantanamo Diary (2015) raises urgent questions about the biopolitics of dissent in post-9/11 America. Long withheld from the public as a form of “presumptive classification,” the memoir presents an unwitting literaryRead More →

Published on 15/10/2017 | Issue No: 6 Suchitra Vijayan Hannah Arendt “Zur Person” Full Interview (with English subtitles)   We are Heirs of the World’s Revolutions: Speeches from the Burkina Faso Revolution, 1983-87 by Thomas Sankara Ahmed Suk Suk by David L. Lukudu The Useful Idiots – A Documentary Asim Rafiqui “Ah, ThoseRead More →

Published on 9/10/2017 | Issue No: 5 Francesca Recchia Ernesto Che Guevara, Guerrilla Warfare, BNP publishing, 2007. Mohsin Hamid, Discontent and its Civilizations: Dispatches from Lahore, New York and London.  Rifat Fareed, “The sadness of Occupation”, Al Jazeera, 1 October 2017 Asim Rafiqui The New European Disorder Or How The New World OrderRead More →

Published on 1/10/2017 | Issue No: 4 Francesca Recchia Massimo Recalcati, L’Ora di Lezione. Per un’erotica dell’ingegnamento. Torino: Einaudi, 2014. Paulo Freire, Pedagogy of the Oppressed, London: Penguin, 1996. Asim Rafiqui “Unveiling Muslim Men” “Bring back the White coloniser Or White men salve their impotency with lurid fantasies.” “Save the planet, but killRead More →