S Prasannarajan

S Prasannarajan is the Editor of Open magazine

The Name of the Storm
Cover Stories
The Name of the Storm

Along the unquiet Hooghly

16 April 2021
Maoists or Sub-Rural Thugs?

Getting out of the fallacy of ‘compassion vs combat’

09 April 2021
Cover Stories
Editor's Note

Second wave or not, we have come a long way from the great post-Wuhan incomprehension. Science has regained hope for us

26 March 2021
Rahul Dismisses Indian Democracy
Rahul Dismisses Indian Democracy

For the Congress today, what matters is not power but complaining about power

19 March 2021
The New Theology of Victimhood

When the Directorate of Sensitivity steps in

12 March 2021
One and Many

Every election is about the validation of the Modi story

05 March 2021
The Politburo of Pieties

Pravda is being reinvented digitally to sustain the new progressivism

26 February 2021
The Toolkit of Dissent
The Toolkit of Dissent

Righteous and unforgiving, the dissident is the new ideologue

19 February 2021
Hashtag Democracy
Hashtag Democracy

Isn’t it time for a Big Tech glasnost?

12 February 2021
State of the Gradualist

Modi has resisted the playbook of populism

05 February 2021


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is an MP and the author of, most recently, Gandhi’s Hinduism: The Struggle Against Jinnah’s IslamWhile

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of ‘JNU: Nationalism and India’s Uncivil Wars’. Views are personal.


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