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In a 2017 article, I asked what might a future India look like and concluded that, if current neoliberal policies continue, there could be dozens of mega-cities with up to 40 million inhabitants and just two to three hundred million

It was a calamity in cultural terms likened to the destruction of the Buddhist statues of Bamyan and the ancient city of Palmyra.  The explosive eradication of two Aboriginal sites in West Australia’s Juukan Gorge in May, said to be

Is the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (Quad) (US, Australia, India, Japan) Intent on Provoking Proxy War with China in the Solomon Islands? By , September 06, 2020
Permitted Unlawfulness: The New Zealand Coronavirus Lockdown By , August 24, 2020
Underpaying Casual Staff and Forgetting Education: The Australian University Formula By , August 21, 2020
Asian Network Mounts Week-long Protest vs Golden Rice By , August 10, 2020
Selective Maritime Rules: The United States, Diego Garcia and International Law By , August 09, 2020
COVID-19 and the Reification of the US-China “Cold War” By , August 03, 2020
Covid-19, Hunger and Starvation in India. Globalist Takeover of India’s Public Health Policy By and , July 13, 2020
The Coronavirus Seal: Victoria’s Borders Close By , July 07, 2020
Spiked Concerns: The Melbourne Coronavirus Lockdown By , July 06, 2020
Criminalising Journalism: Australia’s National Security Craze By , July 03, 2020
Killing Koalas: The Promise of Extinction Down Under By , July 02, 2020
Defending Australia: The Deputy Sheriff Spending Spree By , July 01, 2020
COVID-19 and the Dire Living Conditions of India’s Bottom Half Billion By , June 24, 2020
Dishonour on the Bench: Dyson Heydon and the Australian High Court By , June 24, 2020
Australia: Are the “Chooks Coming Home to Roost” for the British Empire, and Their Treatment of Slaves Around the World? By , June 18, 2020
New Film Explores U.S. Suppression of Key Footage from Hiroshima and Nagasaki By , June 18, 2020
Modi’s Major Himalayan Mistake Crushed the Indian Military’s Morale By , June 18, 2020
China and India Increase Mutual Violence By , June 18, 2020
The Conviction of Maria Ressa: Press Freedom in the Philippines By , June 18, 2020
Korybko to Indian Media: India Is Doing America’s Bidding Against China By and , June 17, 2020
Battles over Education: Australia, China and Unsafe Universities By , June 12, 2020
The Afghan-Pakistani Rapprochement Complicates India’s Hybrid War Plans By , June 11, 2020
The COVID-19 War in Japan: Is National Face-Saving More Important than the People’s Lives? By , June 09, 2020
Oil Price Wars, Covid-19 Havoc and the Evolving US-China Trade War By , June 08, 2020
Communalism and Coronavirus: India’s New Strain of Virus By , June 08, 2020
Japan’s Streets of Rage: The 1960 US-Japan Security Treaty Uprising and the Origins of Contemporary Japan By , June 08, 2020
Budget Cockups in the Time of Coronavirus: Reporting Errors and Australia’s JobKeeper Scheme By , May 25, 2020
Pandemic Inquiry Wars: Australia, the United States and the Coronavirus Investigation By , May 21, 2020
Battles Over Barley: Australia, China and the Tariff Wars By , May 20, 2020
Feudal Japan Edo and the US Empire By , April 22, 2020
Rising Trend of Islamophobia in India By , April 22, 2020
Vietnam Has Reported No Coronavirus Deaths – How? By and , April 22, 2020
The Illiberal Turn in Indonesian Democracy By , April 17, 2020
Abe Shinzo and Japan’s One-Strong (Ikkyo) State By , April 02, 2020
Genetically Modified Bt Cotton: Cultivating Farmer Distress in India By , February 07, 2020
Is Singapore About to Become a U.S. Military Hub Against China? By , January 30, 2020
The TEPCO Trial: Prosecution and Acquittal after Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown By , and , January 19, 2020
Challenging the Flawed Premise Behind Pushing GMOs into Indian Agriculture By , January 17, 2020
Australia’s Fires and Air Pollution, Tennis and Sporting Officialdom By , January 16, 2020
India’s Kashmiri Detainee Self-Censorship Demand Is Undemocratic By , January 14, 2020
The Indian Protesters Are Misled, but Not in the Way that Modi Says By , January 10, 2020
Incendiary Extinctions: Australian Fires and the Species Effect By , January 10, 2020
Massive All-India General Strike Protests Modi’s Pro-investor, Communalist Policies By and , January 10, 2020
India’s Democracy Is Facing an Existential Threat By , January 09, 2020
Capitalism and the Gut-Wrenching Hijack of India By , January 07, 2020
Some Devastating Facts About the Australian Bushfires By , January 06, 2020
War, Rape and Patriarchy: The Japanese Experience By , January 03, 2020
India’s Infringement over Nepal Border Area By , January 03, 2020
Australia Burns: Fireworks, Bush Fires and Denial By , January 02, 2020
The People of India Are Taking It to the Streets By , December 30, 2019
The Uyghur Issue: How Can the U.S. Dare Lecturing China About the Rights of the Muslims? By , December 12, 2019
Divide and Conquer Tactics: Millions of Deaths Triggered by the British Empire By , December 12, 2019
From Shanghai to Chongqing: The World’s Most Expensive Railway By , December 12, 2019
Winston Churchill and “the Indian Holocaust”: The Bengal Famine of 1943 By , December 10, 2019
Lethal Visits: Volcano Tourism and the White Island Eruption By , December 10, 2019
Open Guidelines: The Foreign Interference Problem in Australian Universities By , November 18, 2019
Australia’s Organic Industry Could be Sacrificed for the Sake of Unregulated GMO Tech By , November 12, 2019
India Loses $7 Billion WTO Case Against the US By , November 03, 2019
Scott Morrisons’ Authoritarian Streak: Crushing Anti-Mining Protest in Australia By , November 03, 2019
Bangladesh’s Neo-Colonial Bondage to India Is at Risk of Breaking By , October 24, 2019
Australia’s Racing Industry: The Rights of Race Horses By , October 22, 2019
“Yamazaki, Shoot Emperor Hirohito!” Okuzaki Kenzo’s Legal Action to Abolish Chapter One (The Emperor) of Japan’s Constitution By , October 20, 2019
Citizen Advocacy: The Achievements of New Zealand’s Peace Activism By and , October 03, 2019
Official Reforms and India’s Real Economy By , September 27, 2019
Extinction Rebellion in Australia: Leaving It to the Students By , September 24, 2019
Lotteries and Rights in the Sporting Life By , September 18, 2019
Japan-Russia Relations, The Kuril Islands Dispute and the Revival of Suzuki Muneo By , September 17, 2019
1984 Punjab Was the Template for 2019 Kashmir By , September 16, 2019
Spikes of Violence: Protest in West Papua By , September 09, 2019
Papua New Guinea New Leader James Marape’s Ambitious Vision: Make His Country “The Richest Black Christian Nation on Earth”? By , September 09, 2019
Treadmill of Magic Seeds and Broken Promises: Dismantling the Myth of Bt Cotton Success in India By , September 06, 2019
Fear and Loathing Under Modi’s Second Term By , September 05, 2019
How Japanese Scientists Confronted the U.S. and Japanese Governments to Reveal the Effects of Bikini H-bomb Tests By , September 02, 2019
Timor-Leste and Australia: A Loveless Affair at Twenty By , September 01, 2019
Australia’s Foreign Fighters: The Temporary Exclusion “Solution” By , August 31, 2019
Revival of Shintoism in Abe’s Japan: Why? Another Holy War? By , August 28, 2019
Condescension and Climate Change: Australia and the Failure of the Pacific Islands Forum By , August 19, 2019
India’s Tryst with Destiny: Freedom Struggle from Exploitation and Degradation Is Global By , August 08, 2019
The Sikhs for Justice Support the Kashmiris’ Struggle for Self-Determination By , August 08, 2019
India’s Doing Everything that Israel Wishes It Could Do, but Few Seem to Care By , August 08, 2019