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.
India’s agrarian crisis has gone beyond the agrarian. It’s a crisis of society. Maybe even a civilizational crisis, with perhaps the largest body of small farmers and labourers on earth fighting to save their livelihoods. […]
Manthan, a premier forum for public discourse, will organise an interactive programme where journalist and Magsaysay awardee P. Sainath shall talk on ‘Inequality & Agrarian Distress’ on August 11, Vidyaranya School, Opposite Secretariat, 6 p.m.
September 21: 4 – 6 p.m. Telling the stories of 833 million in the digital age Space 2435, North Quad University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Michigan https://www.ii.umich.edu/csas/news-events/events.detail.html/43448-9763097.html September 23: 9:30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. […]