Khosla: Intelligent, Cranky and Tone-Deaf

Khosla: Intelligent, Cranky and Tone-Deaf

Khosla: Intelligent, Cranky and Tone-Deaf Listening to Vinod Khosla can be a treat or cause you to wince. On the one hand, he is a successful entrepreneur who founded Sun Microsystems in 1982 and more recently has been focused on Cleantech and niche tech startups...
Speak Up, Prime Minister Modi

Speak Up, Prime Minister Modi

Indian voters handed a huge mandate to the BJP-led NDA (National Democratic Alliance) coalition in 2014, reducing the ruling Congress-led UPA (United Progressive Alliance) to near irrelevance. It was as much a vote for the BJP leader Narendra Modi’s promise of good...
Back off, Arizona!

Back off, Arizona!

In 1994, lawmakers in California were pushing Proposition 187, a ballot initiative that would have prohibited undocumented individuals from using public services. That galvanized immigrant rights activists and a passive Latino electorate. It ultimately led to moving a...
Morality, Independent of Religion

Morality, Independent of Religion

When asked for his view on morality, Albert Camus, the French philosopher offered a simple answer—“If someone told me to write a book on morality, it would have a hundred pages and ninety-nine of them would be blank. On the last page I would write, ‘I recognize only...

Does It Make Sense For Desis To Be Democrats?

No, The Democratic Party has changed completely since the days of the Clinton administration. I was a passionate Democrat in the 90s when President Clinton declared “the era of big Government is over” and constantly championed for “those who worked hard and played by...