Are we really free from colonial control?

The end of the second world war saw the emergence of many countries from the shadow of colonial rule. The effects of the war had weakened the economic and military power of major colonisers. The period also witnessed the growth of democratic values across the world, and set the stage for many third world countries to gain their independence. So what exactly is colonialism? We … Continue reading Are we really free from colonial control?

Indian Independence Struggle | What is Patriotism? | Episode 1

On India’s 71st Independence Day Celebrations, Siddharth Gupta talks about what happened during our freedom struggle, and the values of the Indian movement, that continue to inspire us today. He also tries to answer the question, “what is patriotism?”. Continue reading Indian Independence Struggle | What is Patriotism? | Episode 1