Author: Aditya Mathur

American Muscle- The Geopolitics Behind US Dominance in World Politics

  The United States of America is vast- both socially and geographically. What initially was 13 small colonies on North America’s Atlantic seaboard is now a transcontinental nation- the largest economy the world has ever seen, a place that people with Asian, European, Latin American and African ancestries can call home.  It is also the […]

When Homophobia is Incompatible with Religion

India, the world’s largest democracy decriminalised consensual gay sex as late as September 2018. And while many hailed this decision of the Supreme Court as being in line with modern western principles of social liberalism, India’s mythology shows us that acceptance of the LGBTQ+ community is entrenched in Indian culture and religion.For starters, Hindu philosophy […]

Why the Fight Against Climate Change is Closely Linked to Politics..

How climate change is going to shape the future political landscape of the world-Aditya Mathur“Scientific evidence for warming of the climate system is unequivocal” claimed the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (the IPCC). Polar areas are losing ice mass at rates three times higher than previously known, glaciers in mountain ranges worldwide are […]