Tag Archives: NGO

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…

Amnesty International: An Instrument of War Propaganda?

Amnesty International has released satellite pictures of “craters” in Syria, citing : ”an increased use of heavy weaponry, including near residential areas”.   The BBC reports, quoting Amnesty: “Images from Anadan…

NGOs: The Missionaries of Empire

Non-governmental organizations are an increasingly important part of the 21st century international lanscape performing a variety of humanitarian tasks pertaining inter alia to issues of poverty, the environment and civil…

Empire’s Double Edged Sword: Global Military + NGOs

Tearing down sovereign nations & replacing them with global system administrators. Part 1: Imperialism is Alive and Well February 18, 2012 – The British Empire didn’t just have a fleet that…

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…

The Foreign Hand in destabilization of India: Where do RSS funds come from?

A report details the means adopted by the United States-based India Development and Relief Fund to collect funds from U.S. corporates and channel them to Hindu fundamentalist organisations. AFP Rashtriya…

Inhumane Sterilization Surgeries in Bihar’s Backwaters

Special ArrangementA youth plays the anaesthetist minutes before he was nabbed. Special ArrangementThe ‘Operating Theatre’ at the time of the police raid. The Kaparfora sterilisations expose the State administration’s tenuous…