S Prasannarajan

S Prasannarajan is the Editor of Open magazine

The Sublime Subversion of Ai Weiwei

Reading his memoir 1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows at a time when China's new helmsman threatens the world

03 December 2021
The Banality of Comparative Evil

Desperately seeking the sword of Hindutva

19 November 2021
A Climate of Faith
God’s Politicians

Modi's meeting with the Pope was picture-perfect, and it could not have been otherwise

05 November 2021
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The Wealth of Ideals

In truly free societies wealth-creation is a guilt-free act

29 October 2021
The Virtuous Shaming

Liberals' failure to stand up for their values has enabled the new age of conformity

15 October 2021
The Empty Core
The Empty Core

Farmers’ protest and the politics of desperation

08 October 2021
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Modi and the Power of Pursuit

Before he became India’s prime minister, Modi was India’s chief minister

01 October 2021
Why China Still Gets Away

The new Cold War is not a clash of ideas

24 September 2021
A Burning in Memory…A Hole in History…
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A Burning in Memory…A Hole in History…

On the twentieth anniversary of 9/11 the debate on Islam is as condescending and dishonest as ever

10 September 2021
The Remains of the War
The Remains of the War

They tell a depressing story about the moral emptiness of power

03 September 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 Islam

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Views are personal.


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