We are seeing how the monopolistic repair and lobbying practices of medical device companies are making our response to the coronavirus pandemic harder. Free software activists, as well as many scientists and medical professionals, have long since realized that proprietary medical software and devices are neither ethical nor adequate to Continue Reading
The attack on journalism threatens freedom of publication; the twisting of laws to achieve an unstated aim threatens due process of law. The FSF therefore calls on the United States to drop all present and future charges against Julian Assange relating to WikiLeaks activities.
There are fierce counter concerns over growth of anti-capitalist and pro-socialist sentiment and the upsurge in the class struggle of which socialists are the initial beneficiary. The financial oligarchy is incensed and frightened by socialists’ calls for modest increases in taxes, socialist talk of free education, ending private health insurance / safeguarding basic citizen services and reining in the profits of the pharmaceutical giants, and socialist appeals to popular anger over the staggering levels of social inequality.
The whole gambling capitalistic industry is built around unpredictable rewards – likes, shares, followers, quick millionaires! The Smart Phones and Apps are using same juicy ideas to addict as many children, the newly trending right-wing governments / its sponsoring Forbes corporations are smartly abusing / profiting from Internet, even kids Continue Reading
Feb 2020 will witness one the most critical and decisive elections in the history of India. It’s time to shift from passive acceptance to active participation. Our call to action campaigns, propelling urban, educated India to come out and vote. Design has immense power to impact change. By transforming the Continue Reading
The other extreme Tukde Tukde is getting popular as an option for humanity if this was the cost of building an empire and spreading anti-human nationalism venom just willingly brain-washed by a Bihari Pandit’s divide to rule ideas. There were no Islamic or foreign powers in 3rd century, it was just classical Left vs Right and worse than even WWII holocaust.
As this decade ends, this is where things stand in the war on terror: $6 trillion wasted, 800,000 killed, 200,000 US troops overseas, three regime change wars (with a possible third on the way), and seven countries bombed by remote control – and counting.
Britain’s super-rich “kept calm and carried on making billions” despite worries about Brexit, according to The Sunday Times newspaper’s Rich List for 2019, with more billionaires living in the country than ever before. In the past years, the total wealth of Britain’s richest 1,000 individuals and families surged, the paper Continue Reading
Tech oligarchy FAANG & India’s biggies FallMart, Slipkart, Mytra, Omychannel, Snapseal, cBay, Ole, InfoSeams, HomeShows, Aliaba, Amazonia, Telebrands, AllDeals, NiceDeals, etc.. Bottom-line: How centralized Internet retail trading is related to development (except creating few MLM call centers / enriching the 1%), only right-wing proponents of economies of scale can explain for a fee.
Today, citizenship is a great privilege. And Indian citizenship, is the greatest privilege. Why? Because only those who have purified their souls by protecting cows (not cows of Pakistani or Bangladeshi origin) for seven consecutive births are reincarnated as Indian citizens. That’s why just one in about six people on Continue Reading