Is Trump the Ultimate Doomsday Clock for Humanity?

Think about it. Verify with your real-life experience. Every time you hit the road here in America, you quickly find out how angry and obnoxious...

Golden Memories

Memories are extremely precious, and in my case, extremely haunting. When I feel alone, very old memories take me back to those sunlit, golden days...

September 11.

Today is September 11. A day to mourn. And a day to reflect. Seventeen years ago, on this day, we went through one of the...

Labor Day Parade — An Inspiration

This Saturday, at the Labor Day parade, corporate media did their no-show, again! But, regardless of the blatant Journalism of Exclusion, I had my reasons...

Another Disaster in India. Question Why?

Another India disaster today, but nobody answers the real question: WHY? A busy flyover collapsed in Kolkata (Calcutta) today: second such disaster in a few...

Our Children Will Live on Boats

People will live on boats. Very soon. And no such rescue would be necessary. The only tropical rain forests and pristine nature in the Indian...

Atal Bihari Vajpayee (1924-2018)

A Brilliant Leader Who Understood Moderation My Personal Tribute __________________________ Atal Bihari Vajpayee was born in 1924. So was my father Jitendranath. They were both lifelong RSS...

My Wife Said, “Let’s Have Some Indian Music.”

Is that a good title for today's blog? Well, I believe it is. I'll tell you why. So, yesterday, Park Slope Food Coop -- a...

A Clarion Call to Brothers and Sisters

“If My Thought Dreams Could be Seen They’d probably put my head in a guillotine” — Bob Dylan, “It’s All Right Ma”, 1965. Look at the...

Remembering Kolkata…Mid-Monsoon

Last year on this day, my father passed away. He lived a long, fulfilling life. We were lucky to have been able to be...

India’s Criminal Noise Pollution

Calcutta, Delhi, Mumbai, Benaras, Lucknow, Hyderabad...big cities. Asansol, Howrah, Ranchi, Aligarh...midsize towns. Or, no-name places in the middle of nowhere...everywhere you go. Across India....

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — Nonviolent Revolution in America

A nonviolent, grassroots revolution is happening across America. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old woman from the Bronx, New York City is one of the frontline leaders...

Croatia’s Lady President…and India’s BJP

I got a Whatsapp message this morning from a longtime acquaintance in Calcutta. This man -- a good man otherwise -- is a die hard...

World Cup Football: Final Thoughts

Photo courtesy: for non-profit, educational use -- The National. World Cup: Thoughts on the Finals, and Some Final Thoughts. Okay, wonderful. International Labor Organization (ILO) says...

Football, Cricket, or Politics: Why I’m Never Going to Support England

It is the biggest lie that England invented football. Or, soccer. I mean, do you believe that in five thousand years of glorious history of...

Women and Immigrants Rising in America. Can India Learn?

A new social revolution is happening in the United States of America. It is exciting, and I hope you notice. I hope you participate....

Flip-Flop Trump Stops Separation of Children, for Now. Media Never Discusses...

Trump now signs an executive order to stop separation of immigrant children from their parents. In a day, he changed his position 180 degrees!...

Trump Is Destroying Lives of Immigrants.

Against any common decency, ethics, and morality, let alone due process and legal procedures, Trump and his administration is destroying lives of poor immigrants...

“Don’t even believe a single word I say.”

This is how I teach my labor union workers here in America. People call me by my first name. "Partha," they say, "I have a...

World Cup Begins. I Refuse to Follow It.

In this day and age, when nobody cares to read, or think, I am almost sure nobody outside of my few close friends and...