Nirmalangshu Mukherji
Nirmalangshu Mukherji


  • Talking To Maoists

    After the brutal murder of Azad, is there any hope for well-meaning routine calls for “dialogue” and “peace talks”? What can the "civil society" do as a serious, real intervention?

    BY Nirmalangshu Mukherji 3 August 2011

  • The State Of The War

    Someone remarked recently that the Maoists will make sure that the fight continues until the last adivasi, and the Indian forces will not stop firing until the Maoists do. The war goes on.

    BY Nirmalangshu Mukherji 13 July 2011

  • The Writing On The Wall

    The vote in West Begal is an impressive affirmation of the essential salience of and people’s faith in electoral politics. The message even from Junglemahal, with a significant Maoist influence, is loud and clear: extremism which inevitably embraces

    BY Nirmalangshu Mukherji 15 May 2011

  • Arms Over People

    Why should the most deprived sections have to lose their lives -- or live miserably -- because of the evil designs of a handful of top Maoist leaders? Examining the myth of Maoists concern for tribal welfare.

    BY Nirmalangshu Mukherji 18 May 2010

  • The Politics Of Petitions

    Very distinguished persons like Noam Chomsky are routinely asked to sign hundreds of petitions. In most cases, they are compelled to react in terms of prima facie plausibility based on quality of content, personal acquaintance, previous knowledge, an

    BY Nirmalangshu Mukherji 26 October 2009

  • An Open Letter To Noam Chomsky

    By posing the current military preparations of the state only as a State vs. People conflict, the statement you endorsed effectively exonerates the CPI (Maoist), viewed as a terrorist organisation by none other than Kanu Sanyal and many other active

    BY Nirmalangshu Mukherji 21 October 2009

  • Last Chance To Know What Really Happened

    Who attacked Parliament and what was the conspiracy? On what basis did the NDA government take the country close to a nuclear war? What was the role of the STF (J& K) on surrendered militants? What was the role of the Special Cell of Delhi Police in

    BY Nirmalangshu Mukherji 18 October 2006