Mathematics Suggests Western Society will Collapse in a Decade
Science

Mathematics Suggests Western Society will Collapse in a Decade

A boffin who uses maths to predict changes in society says his numbers show that western society will collapse in the 2020’s. Peter Turchin, a professor at the University of Connecticut’s department of ecology and evolutionary biology, said the next decade would be marked by political turmoil and social unrest. He uses cliodynamics, which believes…

India, From the Destabilization of Agriculture to Demonetization, “Made in America”
Opinion

India, From the Destabilization of Agriculture to Demonetization, “Made in America”

Emerging evidence indicates that demonetisation was not done to curb corruption, ‘black money’ or terrorism, the reasons originally given. That was a smokescreen. Modi was acting on behalf of powerful Wall Street financial interests. Demonetisation hascaused massive hardship, inconvenience and chaos. It has affected everyone and has impacted the poor and those who reside in…