Crony Capitalism and the freedom from society

I came across an old editorial from The Free Press Journal a few days back while I was rummaging in my box o’ vague things. It was a cut out of an article by Dr. Bharat Jhunjhunwala telling us how Crony Capitalism was an impediment for our economy. Dr. Jhunjhunwala’s captain obvious contention was based … Continue reading Crony Capitalism and the freedom from society

The short attention span and other stories – II

We all do our share of online reading. We all do it far too many times to accept the fact that reading a paperback is running out of fashion. Excuses are many. Some say one can carry so many more books if one’s got an e-reader instead of just one or two in the case … Continue reading The short attention span and other stories – II

The short attention span and other stories – I

Yes, so what was I talking about? Well, yeah, that’s the story about us, innit? My previous post, regarding social media, here, was about how social media has its share of bane and boos and its ramifications are all too clear for all of us to see. One of the most irritating ones, in my … Continue reading The short attention span and other stories – I