Red Sun: Travels in Naxalite Country
Spread Over Fifteen Of The Country&Rsquo;S Twenty-Eight States, India&Rsquo;S Maoist Movement Is Now One Of The World&Rsquo;S Biggest And Most Sophisticated Extreme-Left Movements. Hardly A Week Passes Without People Dying In Strikes And Counter-Strikes By The Maoists&Mdash;Interchangeably Known As The Naxalites&Mdash;And The Police And Paramilitary Forces. In This Brilliant And Sobering Examination Of The &Lsquo;Other India&Rsquo;, Sudeep Chakravarti Combines Reportage, Political Analysis And Individual Case Histories As He Takes Us To The Heart Of Maoist Zones In The Country&Mdash;Areas Of Extreme Destitution, Bad Governance And Perpetual War.
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Do you want to know who the 21st century Naxalites/Maoists are, what their Eco-system is, what the issues are with the people within or on the fringes of this Eco-system and why most of the 'India Shining' Indians are completely separated from these people?
Then read this book. For the rest - Shine on....