Browsing All posts tagged under »India«

Dairy – Sacred Food no More

November 3, 2016

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As I study the practices of the Dairy industry Globally and specifically in India, I am horrified at how much cruelty lies behind that one glass of milk. Much of this write up is from an Indian context which is supposedly one of the more compassionate places for cows globally. Do not let that fool […]

Rivers of Blood and the Animal Holocaust

September 15, 2016

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Much has been made of the horrifying images of the blood flowing through the streets of Dhaka in the aftermath of Eid Al Adha- 2016 As it should these images have created a visceral impact on the world about the scale of animal slaughter in the name of God – carried on, on this holy […]

Paradigm for Indic Women: Nari Shakti

April 2, 2015

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Isn’t it amazing how rapid a build up we have seen around this rape meme for India and in it’s various tentacles and extensions lie all the ideas of western feminism especially as they pertain to the western idea of female sexuality. I am primarily referencing Udwins documentary which basically solidifies western hypothesis that Indian men […]

Nuanced Approach needed for Child Labor Laws

October 12, 2014

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The Nobel Peace Prize to Kailash Satyarthi has brought to light child labor issues with a big bang. This is fantastic news.  Kailash Satyarthi has done seminal work around “atrocity labor” that distressed children in India are involved in. He is a true karma yogi, in that he has gone into the bowels of the […]

Mindgames on #Siachen

May 5, 2012

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I’ll make this blog post short and to the point. This is not the time for lofty proclamations and an examination of issues from both sides. For the last 6+ years India has seen a massive build-up of propaganda to influence public opinion to give away crucial Indian territory in J&K. For those who want […]

Murdered Shamans, Witch Burnings & Indian Traditions

November 5, 2011

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This post is meant to show the common thread that exists world over between different instances of destruction of bearers of natural traditions. The present is connected with the past and with what is happening in India currently. The christian movement in the last 1600 years of its existence has struck a death-blow to indigenous […]

The Brown Mans Mask

June 25, 2011

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140 characters on twitter are not adequate to express the facts and hypothesis around the current drama raging in India. Rising prices of basic commodities and fuel (at a time where fuel prices worldwide are falling), scam after scam all displaying a corporate-political nexus, a completely biased and bought out media which serves as a […]