Food for Thought

RLS South Asia regularly publishes comments, short essays, political analysis and research papers, which can be accessed from the list below. Additionally you also find a selection of articles which our partners published as part of one of our joint projects.

 English, Publication, Society

Historical View of Left Politics in Telangana

This paper, based on secondary literature, makes an effort to historically trace the Left politics within the region of Telangana.

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 English, Labour, Publication, Society

Inter-State Migrant Workers

In the last two decades, employment in agricultural sectors in India has declined and the Indian economy has transformed to facilitate global labour extraction concentrated in urban industrial hubs.

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 English, Publication, Society

People Politics and Protest (2)

The defining moments of left-popular politics in West Bengal: Food shortages put post-independence West Bengal in a severe crisis and gave birth to the food movements of 1959 & 1966.

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 English, Publication, Society

People Politics and Protest (3)

Marxian Literary Debates and Discourses: Bishnu Dey - a worthy pillar of post-Tagorian modern Bengali poetry, his creative endeavour and creative quests have won deserving accolades.

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 English, Publication, Society

People Politics and Protest (1)

Refugee movement: Another aspect of popular movements in West Bengal in the 1950s and 1960s following the displacement of millions after independence.

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 English, Publication, Trade

MCRG Logistical Spaces (2)

Borders, mobility and migration: A study on North East India.

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 English, Publication, Trade

MCRG Logistical Spaces (3)

Bangladesh: The key to India’s 'Look East' through the country’s under-developed and conflict ridden Northeastern states.

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 English, Publication, Trade

MCRG Logistical Spaces (4)

Logistical spaces: Connectivity as the new Asian paradigm in a post Schengen world.

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 English, Labour, Publication, Trade

MCRG Logistical Spaces (1)

Bridge of spaces: East by rear east, ah! the Northeast... A look at the spatial invocations in India’s Look East and Act East Policy.

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 Agriculture, Hindi, Labour, Publication

Rural Producers Collectives

Let's Cooperate! Rural producers collectives in India – a background and case studies.

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 Agriculture, Hindi, Publication

Green Revolution

Bringing Green Revolution in eastern india: food sovereignty and small scale agriculture in India.

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 Hindi, Labour, Publication, Trade

Free Trade Agreements

Trade liberalization through Free Trade Agreements (FTAs): impacts on agriculture and people in India.

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