150 million workers strike

Modi government faces growing opposition It is no exaggeration to say that the nation-wide strike on September 2nd was the biggest ever that India has seen since independence from direct colonial rule. Headlines in the western media declared: ‘World’s Biggest General Strike involves 150 million Workers!’ and the BBC, Al Jazeera and CNN carried exclusive reports on the strike. In India, the press and T V channels tried their level best to play down the impact and make it look inconsequential. But ...Read More

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It is 75 years since the assassination of Leon Trotsky, for many in India, that name may not ring any bell, but for those on the left, especially in the ranks of Communist Parties of all varieties, it is used as an acronym of abuse & derision, not ANY MORE! The Revolutionary Legacy of Leon Trotsky is reverberating in all continents of the earth. The forces of Committee for a Workers’ International-CWI, which draws its ideological inspiration from the indomitable ideas of Marxism & Trotskyism ...Read More

1946 Bombay Mutiny- the Revolt that compelled Indian independence!

Often the great struggles against oppression are drilled deep into insignificance by the capitalist historians. The 1946 uprising of the Royal Indian Navy also known as the 'Bombay mutiny' is a remarkable example of such a struggle. The then British Raj repressed the upsurge with the support of the privileged sections of India, which now as a fully blown up state establishment with its strings in the hands of big business corporations continuing the cover-up act of that spirited struggle. At the ...Read More

India Gangrened!

India's capitalist democracy has surely turned a page in the 21st century. A thousand headed Cobra has come-off its age and has started vexing its fangs, spewing out the deadly venom of communalism in all directions. The victory of Modi in May 2014 can in no way be termed as yet another political accident of parliamentary democracy. As reiterated in the previous issues of 'Dudiyora Horaata / Socialism.in', right from its inception in 1980 to this day the Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) and its mentor ...Read More