Category: Social & Political

Distract & Rule

We all must have heard about the great Alexander’s philosophy of winning wars, “Divide and Rule”. In today’s era, the political leaders of India have modified it a bit. They have turned it into “Distract and Rule”. This means that the people are distracted from the agendas of importance and the people who voice against […]

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 […]

Is Boycotting China Viable??

Tensions between India and China have intensified following a fatal border clash. There is a campaign to boycott Chinese products and Indian authorities are reportedly mulling higher trade barriers. These are undoubtedly suicide paths for India’s economic development. India seeking confrontation with China was largely due to political reasons. The Indian government has chosen to […]

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 […]