Category Archives: History

कामरेड से बातचीत: भवानीपुर भूमि संघर्ष – आशु

(कामरेड से बातचीत, छोटे-बड़े कम्युनिस्ट आंदोलनों में शामिल कार्यकर्ताओं के संस्मरण और अहम घटनाओं को दस्तावेज के रूप में इकट्ठा करने का प्रयास है। यह घटनाएं भले ही वृहद आंदोलनों की दृष्टि से सूक्ष्म लगे लेकिन ऐसी घटनाएं कार्यकर्ताओं के लिए आजीवन प्रेरणा के स्त्रोत बने रहते हैं।) कॉमo विजय कान्त ठाकुर (पूर्वपार्टी सचिव, बिहार राज्य) अपनी पार्टी, भारतीय कम्युनिस्ट

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NAXALISM: A CRITIQUE-II – ADWAIT RAI

Socialist India is publishing a series of articles critiquing what is called popularly the Naxalism . This critique is based on a Marxist- Leninist framework. In the first article of the series, Adwait illustrated the ideological confusion and organizational disarray within the Naxal movement in just a few years of its inception. In the second article of the series, he

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Comrade Lakshmi Sehgal: A true Communist Patriot : Ritansh Azad

Socialist India is publishing this article by Ritansh Azad on the glorious life of Lakshmi Sehgal, at a time when the Hindutva forces are trying every trick to appropriate the rich patriotic tradition to which she belonged. Ritansh is a journalist, a songwriter , a rapper and more than all of that an activist in the youth movement, working with the

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Jyoti Basu Arrested During Food Movement

In this post under the section ‘Indian Communist Photos’, we publish a 1966 photo of Comrade Jyoti Basu, being arrested at the peak of the Food Movement.    In 1959, West Bengal  suffered from a massive food shortage. Following a month-long campaign movement, a central rally was organised in what is now the Shahid Minar Maidan. The rally, held on

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In Spite of Modi’s Drama, History Will Not Forgive Hindutva’s Betrayal of Netaji: Mayukh Biswas

Narendra Modi used the 75th anniversary of the proclamation of the Azad Hind government to appropriate a patriotic movement that the INA was and an unparalleled  heroic personality called Neta Ji Subhash Chandra Bose. However, as this brilliantly lucid article by Mayukh Biwas shows no amount of theatrics can hide the hypocrisy of Hindutva and its tales of Betrayal of Netaji

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Naxalism: A Critique-I – Adwait Rai

Socialist India is publishing a series of articles critiquing what is called popularly the Naxalism . This critique is based on a Marxist- Leninist framework.    Left adventurism, sectarianism, are manifestations of petty bourgeois thought within the working class movement. History has borne witness to the fact that these tendencies inevitably serve the ruling classes. The questions raised by Naxalbari

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Hul Diwas to Pathalgadi movement: The blaze of Adivasi Rebellion Continues

The tradition of celebrating Hul Diwas on 30 June began in 1855. It was on this date 161 years ago that the Hul revolution led by Sido, Kanho and Chand Bhairvav began in Bhognadih village of Dumka. Bhognadih has now become a place of pilgrimage and hundreds of people come here every year to pay respect to the legendary Santhal

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