In this second part of the interview with Paranjoy Guha Thakurta, P. Sainath, talks about media and how it is distinct from journalism. Sainath says that media today is owned by big corporate houses, which is interested in producing stenographers and not journalists.
The year 2010 saw journalists, their associations and unions hold more conferences and seminars on one professional issue than any other. And it wasn’t on the Wage Board or the Radia tapes. Hundreds of journalists […]
‘We are celebrating inequality’: P Sainath on his vision for India at the DS Borker Memorial Lecture
A measure of P Sainath’s popularity is 50 people sitting cross-legged on the stage to make room for a 100 more who were pushing in at the door of the India International Center on Wednesday […]