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Yogendra Yadav
ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Yogendra Yadav

The author is President, Swaraj India, and Member, Swaraj Abhiyan, and Jai Kisan Andolan. Views expressed are personal

Articles by Yogendra Yadav

Stand On Your Head And Learn

Stand On Your Head And Learn

Nov 12, 2020 Yogendra Yadav

The Bihar polls were devoid of real choices, disconnected with real issues. The results fly in the face of...

Bihar Results: Four Surprising Takeaways, And A Twist In The Tale

Bihar Results: Four Surprising Takeaways, And A Twist In The Tale

Nov 12, 2020 Yogendra Yadav

Why yet another victory for the incumbent in Bihar flies in the face of the logic of democratic politics.

The Footsteps Of A Famine

The Footsteps Of A Famine

Feb 08, 2016 Yogendra Yadav

A visit to Bundelkhand reveals a chilling state of affairs—one wrought in equal amount by nature, state...

'Politics Of Letter-Writing'

'Politics Of Letter-Writing'

Jun 06, 2014 Yogendra Yadav

First came an e-mail from Yogendra Yadav, explaining why he quit its PAC, questioning party policies. Sisodia...

'Badge Of Honour'

'Badge Of Honour'

Sep 28, 2013 Yogendra Yadav

The noted academic and now an Aam Aadmi Party member reacts to the HRD ministry sacking him as UGC Member...

'A Dangerous Signal'

'A Dangerous Signal'

Sep 11, 2013 Yogendra Yadav

The eminent academic responds to the HRD ministry notice asking him to explain why he should not be removed...

Ethical Cleansing, Not Ritual Purity

Ethical Cleansing, Not Ritual Purity

Oct 15, 2012 Yogendra Yadav

Arvind Kejriwal’s public rift with Anna must not distract us from the necessity of his political foray

'Defence Of Politics'

'Defence Of Politics'

May 14, 2012 Yogendra Yadav

'We were shocked to learn that these books were presented in the Lok Sabha as an attack on politics,...

'Our Duty To Dissent'

'Our Duty To Dissent'

May 12, 2012 Yogendra Yadav

'We think that the short, heated and not very well informed debate in the Parliament did not do justice to...

How To Get It Wrong

How To Get It Wrong

Mar 19, 2012 Yogendra Yadav

There are reasons for the Congress debacle. There are lessons too.

The More They (Don’t) Remain The Same

The More They (Don’t) Remain The Same

Feb 27, 2012 Yogendra Yadav

Issues of development and governance would decide the fate of an unpromising BSP, renascent SP, hopeful...

Grab The Chance

Grab The Chance

Apr 11, 2007 Yogendra Yadav

Instead of trying to find out how not to respond to the reasonable questions raised by the questions, the...

The Us V/s Them Of Quotas

The Us V/s Them Of Quotas

Sep 28, 2006 Yogendra Yadav

Why is there no coverage of protests that a few castes corner the benefits of the existing SC reservations?...

Wrong Route, Right Direction

Wrong Route, Right Direction

May 31, 2006 Yogendra Yadav

A decision wrongly arrived at need not always be a wrong decision. But the policy as announced does close the...

'Fuel To The Fire'

'Fuel To The Fire'

May 24, 2006 Yogendra Yadav

'To outsiders like me it appeared that instead of becoming a vital link in a possible solution, the NKC...

An Alternative Proposal

An Alternative Proposal

May 24, 2006 Yogendra Yadav

How does one meet the challenge of Mandal II? Is there a way forward where both merit and social justice can...

Quota Options

Quota Options

May 16, 2003 Yogendra Yadav

The option of a quota for women in the candidate list of parties is not a `dilution' of the Women's...

The Alternative Bill

The Alternative Bill

May 15, 2003 Jayaprakash Narayan

Enhancing Women's Representation In Legislatures - An Alternative to the Government Bill for Women's...