Category Archives: Society & Health

an_indian_child_bride

India’s Child Marriages: An Ancient Evil, A Modern Reality

The ancient practice of child marriage – reviled in much of the world – remains in force across the Indian subcontinent.Child marriage is defined as the union of two people,…

548330_260682787378673_651639353_n

The Death of Rice in India

We will soon be eating genetically modified rice invented by seeds multinational corporations Someone said, “Monsanto invented the pig.’ Very soon we will learn, right here in India and Asia,…

Monsanto-GMO-seeds-Indian-farmers

KILLER SEEDS: The Devastating Impacts of Monsanto’s Genetically Modified Seeds in India

Monsanto’s operation in India illustrates monopolization and manipulation of the market economy, tradition, technology, and misgovernance. The world’s largest producer of genetically engineered seeds has been selling genetically modified (GM)…

alternative_p2p_wireless_internet_network_24230564_23595027_size485

The Alternative P2P Wireless Internet Network: The Netsukuku Idea

Would it be possible, using p2p and wireless technologies, to gain independence from internet providers and make free and open net connectivity a reality? Andrea Lo Pumo, a young Italian mathematician has developed Netsukuku,…

555594_260194987427453_2015510721_n

The Seed Emergency: The Threat to Food and Democracy

The seed is the first link in the food chain – and seed sovereignty is the foundation of food sovereignty. If farmers do not have their own seeds or access to…