Friday, January 22, 2021

    The New Leam Staff

    574 POSTS

    Mass Stabbing in Japan: Violence Wins Over Sanity

    In a brutal incident in Tokyo, sixteen people have been injured and two have been killed.

    Does the Development Quotient Cease to be Significant to the Average Indian Voter?

    It was not Development but caste and identity that formed the basis of voting in Lok Sabha elections, 2019.

    Muslim Man Beaten Up for Identity Markers in Gurugram

    A Muslim man was allegedly mocked and beaten up for wearing a skull cap in Gurugram.

    It’s Tough to Convince a Bird, that it is Free

    Jonathan Livingston Seagull is a classic which will continue to remind us that we can cooperate or compete, remain bored or explore the highest skies- it all depends whether we have prepared ourselves to acknowledge that we are essentially free beings.

    The New Leam Staff

    574 POSTS


    Donald Trump’s Supporters and Our Farmer

    At a time when Donald Trump’s supporters are attacking the foundations of democracy, our farmers are arousing hope, and teaching us the art of nonviolent resistance to remind the rulers of the discontents of potential authoritarianism.

    JNU: A Wounded Space

    On this fateful day last year, JNU witnessed an organized attack on students and teachers inside the campus premises. Even after a year, the question remains : can the spirit of the university be restored?

    2021: Can We Say ‘No’ to the Cult of Narcissism? 

    From the traumatic pain of psychic bewilderment to the light of resistance—we passed through diverse experiences in 2020. As we welcome 2021, is it possible to nurture the spirit of love and justice?

    Karl Marx: Our Lost Conscience

    EDITORIAL / Karl Marx was born on May 5,1818. On his birth anniversary The New Leam pays homage to one of the most illuminating minds of modern times.

    Excerpt| ‘Liberty’ as a Powerful Instrument of Domination

    As an amazing thinker, Herbert Marcuse-like Adorno and Horkheimer-contributed to the development of critical theory. Here is an excerpt from Marcuse's path-breaking text One-Dimensonal Man.