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India’s Foreign funded NGOs: Who finances them and why

Non-governmental organisations are always a flashpoint for bitter debate. Where some see good samaritans working for change, others detect a foreign conspiracy to manipulate domestic politics. A new investigative piece…

Mont Pelerin, Ford Foundation and Tavistock

The Mont Pelerin Society The present star of the Hoover Institution is Milton Friedman, who is credited with bringing economic disaster to Chile, Israel, the United States, and other countries in which his…

The Ford Foundation and the CIA: A documented case of philanthropic collaboration

The CIA uses philanthropic foundations as the most effective conduit to channel large sums of money to Agency projects without alerting the recipients to their source. From the early 1950s…

Team Anna, leaders of India’s anti-corruption movement, being probed for receiving aid from Ford Foundation

A PIL was filed against team Anna, in connection with aslleged grants made by Ford Foundation. The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the Centre to verify if these were…

Do agencies like the Ford Foundation push their own agenda through the NGOs they support?

It’s often said, tongue in cheek, that India’s “shadow” government works out of the nondescript, low-slung buildings abutting the Lodhi Garden in Delhi. That’s partly hubris, but it also stems…