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 Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana will end up being a bigger scam than the Rafale deal in terms of free handouts to corporations. Already, since 2016, the central and state governments have together allocated […]
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. […]
‘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 […]