We, specifically the educated ones, have become a society where we need all the fruits of free market economy and global open market. But we want government to enforce heavy regulations on the lower economic classes in this nation like farmers and other labor class population. We want the salary hikes every time the petrol prices go up and we still want the food prices to stay down. Agreed, the growing food prices doesn't always benefit the farmers directly, but it isn't that plain reason to not accept the price rise.
I have observed some of economic dailies in this nation criticizing government and making jokes of policies when some package or subsidiaries are announced for the agriculture. These are the same dailies which appreciates the government reducing taxes on corporations and help the dying corporations (for their own mistakes). It's the worst form of the capitalism. Or in known words it's the old sucking Jamindari capitalism where media, power and policies ar…
Yesterday a very good phrase occurred to my mind "Fairy Tales of Capitalism and Horror Storied from Communism". In relation to that....
Post 91 changes have transformed the vision of policy makers and
executors. We as a nation are looking at prosperity and growth from
another perspective and I, some times doubt about that being an
imported vision. I am not content with the 'kind' of growth that is
happening and kind of people those leading it. But I was even not
content with pre 91 days and the growth then.
So I have been asking myself what do I want and what is that I think is
the best for this nation. Obviously it is not the communism (-as it is)
as (personally I think) the fundamental notion of individuals being
more productive and forward looking than the collectives (as opposed to
individual) is correct and realistic. So is it Capitalism? Surely
another 'no' here too. Individuals are important and should be awarded
differently but can not …