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    Bhabani Nayak

    The author is a Senior Lecturer in Business Strategy at Coventry University, UK.

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  • Limits of Puritanism0

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak    25 October 2020 The principles and ideological commitments in politics, culture, religion, and social practices breed a culture of puritanism both in its progressive and regressive forms. The transformation of society to lead an exemplary life is the core in the politics of puritanism as a movement of divinity.

  • Neoliberalism and its criminal confessions0

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak      19 October 2020 The pandemic has shaken up the neoliberalism as an economic project of capitalism. The economic architecture of neoliberalism-based on austerity, liberalisation, privatisation, and globalisation has failed to provide basic dignity of life in terms of basic health, education, home, and food security. The rise of

  • Sheikh Matlub Ali: An Odia Icon of Hindu Muslim Unity0

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak     11 October 2020 Amidst the names of politicians crowded the columns of power corridors in history but in contemporary political and cultural firmaments of India, nobody can match Sheikh Matlub Ali of Odisha. He was born on the 16th of December 1942 in a village called Dharoshyam Sundarpur, Sukleswar

  • Troika of Imperialist Projects From NATO, Quad to D-100

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak    6 October 2020 The colonial and imperialist powers have imposed bipolar world order after the Second World War by establishing the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). The idea was to destroy every alternative like USSR experiments and establish capitalism as the only political and economic ideology. The hegemonic world

  • Comrade Rabindra Behera: The Reminiscences of a Revolutionary0

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak   25 September 2020 Who cares about comrade’s life and death in rural areas? Who cares to document their lives, sacrifices, struggles, and contributions in shaping society in the age of decadent capitalism? The mainstream media ignores and ensures that their names become invisible in public memory. As their memories guide

  • Dangers for Democracy without Opposition0

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak   25 September 2020 As people battle with the deadly Coronavirus, the world is sleepwalking into an authoritarian future to keep capitalism alive with the help of brute force. The parliamentary and presidential forms of democracies are running the government without effective opposition. The majoritarian governments in the USA, UK, Brazil,

  • The lynching of democracy in India0

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak    21 September 2020 Mr. Narendra Damodardas Modi is a consummated practitioner of remorseless Hindutva politics of hate. He does not spare a moment to capture the headlines with his diversionary tactics, which makes him one of the sharpest managers of media and the prime master of propaganda. The Hindutva

  • Book review: PolyTicks, DeMocKrazy & MumboJumbo: Babus, Mantris and Netas (Un)Making Our Nation0

    A rib-cracking satire on painful transitions in contemporary India Author – Avay Shukla   Kindle price US$ 9.00 Pippa Rann Books & Media’s first publication   by Bhabani Shankar Nayak        1 September 2020 Self-deprecating humour is a survival strategy of human beings and the coping mechanism of the society during the dark times.

  • Nirmala Sitharaman’s economics as an act of god in India0

    God, please answer?” the former finance minister asked. Chidambaram also slammed the Centre for asking states to borrow more to make up for revenue losses due to pending GST dues.   by Bhabani Shankar Nayak   30 August 2020 The Finance Minister of India, Ms. Nirmala Sitharaman in Mr. Narendra Modi led BJP government has attributed

  • Modi’s love for animals and politics of hate0

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak   28 August 2020 As Indians are sinking amidst the Coronavirus pandemic, the makeup dependent, camera addicted, and selfie-savvy Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi is busy with sharing his multitasking photos, his photography skills and his love for animals, birds, and wildlife. The utter economic and social crisis does not disturb

  • Factory Schools from the Industrial Revolution to the KISS University in 20200

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak    26 August 2020 The executive committee of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES)’s has decided to drop the KISS University in Odisha as the co-host of the World Anthropology Congress-2023. The decision is driven by the argument that KISS University is a factory school. The decision

  • Morality and Immorality in Contemporary Politics0

    Allegory with a portrait of a Venetian senator (Allegory of the morality of earthly things), attributed to Tintoretto, 1585   Source : Wikipedia by Bhabani Shankar Nayak      24 August 2020 In the world of ideology free zone of politics, the question ‘of morality and immorality in popular and mainstream political traditions’ is becoming irrelevant. The

  • What is in a conference? The World Anthropology Congress 2023, Adivasis, Anthropology and its swaddling0

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak       21 August 2020 The executive committee of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES) has decided to withdraw its collaboration with the KISS to organise the World Anthropology Congress 2023 in its campus. The decision of the executive committee is a product of “mounting national and

  • Lure of Hindutva fascism in India0

      by Bhabani Shankar Nayak   19 August 2020 The feudal character of Indian society and the Brahmanical Hindu religious order based on caste has become a fertile ground for the growth of Hindutva fascism in India. The seed of Hindutva fascism was germinated with the establishment of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the “National Volunteers


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