Gandhi and green democracy: The evolution of eco-Swaraj

Swaraj - my own autonomy, self-reliance, self-sufficiency, my independence, both as an individual and as a community

Wealthy Indians Must Eat Differently from Those Whose Rights They Defend

Would we acknowledge that the costs of a mutton biryani, that we are tempted to order occasionally, are too high?

From This Wounded Forest: A Dispatch

... I’m preparing myself to dismantle the machine, and the system that supports it, before it devours the planet, my home.

From pondering to coffee procurement — navigating self-doubt, power and people’s desires in BRT

Can injustices cultured over decades be mended through practices as simple as trading fairly?

विकल्प संगम (in Marathi)

पर्यायी स्वरूपाच्या कामांचे स्वातंत्र्य मान्य करून त्यांच्यात संवाद निर्माण करणे, त्यांना एकमेकांशी जुळविणे अशा रीतीचा हा संगम आहे.

Will 2015 be a year of hope?

Can a coalition of movements from many sectors attain the critical mass needed to eventually transform the political and economic structures currently prevalent?

Localization: A Response to Resist Globalization

It is very important to strengthen local economy and help people to resist the global process in order to protect their own social, cultural, economic and political freedom and space.

Localise to save the world! Lessons from Mendha Lekha

The recent economic crises and the powercut affecting huge swathes of South India, both point to the need to localise the economy at least for basic needs. Here are some stories related to Mendha Lekha village in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra