Interviews and articles in the media

ಮೈಬಣ್ಣ, ಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠತೆ ಹಾಗು ಸೌಂದರ್ಯ [Skin colour, excellence and beauty]

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Publisher:vrz Groups Public Trust
Publication Date/Year:2015-11-01
Author Name:Array

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India is not ‘Rapeistan’: How media is failing

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Globalisation has prompted many people to speak of the world as a village, wherein ease of connectivity and knowledge of other places and cultures are perhaps at its highest in human...

Publisher:DailyO (website)
Publication Date/Year:2015-10-26
Author Name:Anil Rao, Garima Raghuvanshy, Marianne Keppens

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How about speaking the truth about reservations?

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The article examines the Congress statements proposing increased reservations in India. The context for such ideas lie in Indira Gandhi's policies of the 1970's when she created a new servile leadership...

Publication Date/Year:2015-10-14
Author Name:S.N. Balagangadhara

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Counterview: Ambedkar Was Wrong About Hinduism. The Right Can Stop Trying To Appropriate Him.

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Ambedkar’s thought was not always in sync with the Hindu view of our society. We must be wary of attempts to ‘appropriate’ Ambedkar for Hindutva.   download the publication...

Publication Date/Year:2015-09-30
Author Name:Jakob De Roover

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An Indian view from outside: Quotas, Rational and Moral?

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The problem that has plagued India since Independence has flared up again: caste-based reservations for education, employment and career promotions. In the last four decades of living in Europe, I have...

Publication Date/Year:2015-09-11
Author Name:S.N. Balagangadhara

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Between ignorance and deception: Satish Deshpande’s idea of reservations. Is the problem then that most Indians are not Christians, Muslims or Jews?

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A response to well-known Indian sociologist Satish Deshpande’s attempt to ridicule the Patidar’s drive for reservations. The article shows the contradictions one runs into if one attempts to reject the Patidar...

Publication Date/Year:2015-09-08
Author Name:Jakob De Roover

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USCIRF hypocrisy: It’s about the Protestant worldview, not religious freedom

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The annual reports of the US Commission for International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) have long irked politicians and citizens from countries placed on its ‘watch list’. This is no different in India....

Publication Date/Year:2015-05-11
Author Name:Jakob De Roover

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ಗೋಮಾಂಸ ಭಕ್ಷಣೆ ಮತ್ತು ವೈವಿಧ್ಯತೆಯ ರಕ್ಷಣೆ [Beef eating and conservation of diversity]

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Publisher:vrz Groups Public Trust
Publication Date/Year:2015-04-21
Author Name:Rajaram Hegde

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ವೇದಾಧಿಕಾರ ಮತ್ತು ಮೋಕ್ಷಾಧಿಕಾರ [Qualification to attain Veda and Moksha]

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Publisher:vrz Groups Public Trust
Publication Date/Year:2015-04-14
Author Name:Rajaram Hegde

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ಭಾರತೀಯ ಸಂಸ್ಕೃತಿ ಎನ್ನುವುದಿದೆಯೇ? [Is there something called Indian Culture?]

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Publisher:vrz Groups Public Trust
Publication Date/Year:2015-03-31
Author Name:Array

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