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MEDIA | Journalist launches online archive to document diversity of rural India

P. Saimath’s People’s Archive of Rural India aims to make the ‘invisible India’ both visible and audible, not only to urban Indians but to the whole world. By Robert Jensen | The Rag Blog | January 19, 2015 P. Sainath … finish reading Robert Jensen :
MEDIA | Journalist launches online archive to document diversity of rural India

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Robert Jensen : There Are Marxists in India?

Prabhat Patnaik. Image from The Bruce Initiative on Rethinking Capitalism.‘There are Marxists in India?’ Economist Prabhat Patnaik on the global crisis By Robert Jensen | The Rag Blog | April 25, 2012 After an engaging half-hour interview with India’s pre-eminent … finish reading Robert Jensen : There Are Marxists in India?

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James McEnteer : Proud Heritage of Indians in South Africa

Indians first came to South Africa 150 years ago. Photo from Hindi Blog.Indian givers:South Africa isn’t all black and white By James McEnteer / The Rag Blog / December 3, 2010 KWA-ZULU NATAL, South Africa — South Africans of Indian … finish reading James McEnteer : Proud Heritage of Indians in South Africa

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Pakistan: Urgent Foreign Policy Matter for Obama

This matter becomes all the more urgent with Pakistan moving troops to the Indian border because of the threats coming from that nation over the Mumbai attack. Purohit has some fine suggestions for the incoming administration in order to establish … finish reading Pakistan: Urgent Foreign Policy Matter for Obama

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Juan Cole: Obama’s Greatest Foreign Policy Challenge: The Complexity of Pakistani Politics

President Asif Ali Zardari of Pakistan holds up a picture of his late wife, Benazir Bhutto, before addressing the 63rd United Nations General Assembly Sept. 25 in New York. Photo: Reuters/Eric Thayer.Does Obama understand his biggest foreign-policy challenge?By Juan Cole … finish reading Juan Cole: Obama’s Greatest Foreign Policy Challenge: The Complexity of Pakistani Politics

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Mumbai LeT Terrorists May Have Trained in Iraq

I want to explain my headline. It is now known that the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) are responsible for the Mumbai attacks. It is also know that the LeT have been active in the insurgency in Iraq since 2004. Although specific training … finish reading Mumbai LeT Terrorists May Have Trained in Iraq

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Rabbi Arthur Waskow : Barack Obama, Religious Dialogue and a Response to Mumbai

‘He should be clear that the serious adherents of ALL religions should be condemning the use of violence in the name of their own as well as other religions, and that this should be true when Christians, Jews, Muslims, Hindus, … finish reading Rabbi Arthur Waskow : Barack Obama, Religious Dialogue and a Response to Mumbai

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Was Criminal Mastermind Behind the Mumbai Attacks?

Fleeting glance of an elusive figure: criminal mastermind Ibrahim Dawood. ‘The eerie silence that accompanied the blasts are the very signature of Ibrahim Dawood, now a multi-millionaire owner of a construction company in Karachi, Pakistan.’By Yoichi Shimatsu / November 28, … finish reading Was Criminal Mastermind Behind the Mumbai Attacks?

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Cole: Six Mistakes After 9/11 That India Can Avoid

Targeted locations of the bombings across Mumbai. Photo: Daily Mail.India: Please Don’t Go Down the Bush-Cheney RoadBy Juan Cole / November 30, 2008 Many Indians have called the attacks in Mumbai “India’s 9/11.” As an American who lived in India, … finish reading Cole: Six Mistakes After 9/11 That India Can Avoid

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Deepak Chopra to Obama : Mumbai an Opportunity

Deepak Chopra. Graphic from Salon. Deepak Chopra argues for a cool-headed response, saying that this is “Obama’s opportunity to actually harness the help of the Muslims.” Mumbai Attacks: ‘If You Go After the Wrong People, You Convert Moderates into Extremists’November … finish reading Deepak Chopra to Obama : Mumbai an Opportunity

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India/US Nuclear Deal Bad for the NPT

U.S.-India nuclear deal a non-proliferation disasterBy Anthony Salloum / August 21, 2008 Countries like Canada must stand up to Bush and say this is a bad deal with dire consequences This week a select group of countries, Canada among them, … finish reading India/US Nuclear Deal Bad for the NPT

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India : On the Front Lines of the Global Food Crisis

The courtyard of the home where I stayed.Things that go bump in the nightBy Mira Kamdar / August 4, 2008 JAITU, FARIDKOT DISTRICT, India—Wrapped in a musky blanket under a fan that was frantically trying to beat the air free … finish reading India : On the Front Lines of the Global Food Crisis

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