Science, Society and Philosophy in India

Debirprasad was a pioneer- I would rather put it, the pioneer-in the application of Marxist theory to the problems of Indian philosophy. He had before him another pioneer of Marxist theory in India, D D Kosambi. Kosambi and Chattopadhyaya together made a big change in theoretical thinking.

Crisis of Neo-Liberalism: Manifold Ramifications

The systemic crisis of global capitalism that manifested a decade ago in the global financial meltdown of 2008 continues with no signs of any meaningful recovery. This crisis is intensifying further the levels of exploitation of the vast majority of the world’s people. Every response of global capitalism to overcome the crisis has laid the seeds of a new deeper crisis. Neo-liberalism’s essential thrust is profit maximization, the raison d’etre of capitalism.