Greg marinovich Posts

Cairo is without a doubt one of the most underrated of the great cities of the world. Ancient, eccentric, fascinating and jaundiced after thousands of years of urban life, it is nonetheless refreshed seasonally by the floodwaters of the great river Nile. I have admiration for Cairenes, who negotiate the…

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THE CIGARETTE WAR: CASTE, VIOLENCE &  MARXISM IN RURAL INDIA  by Greg Marinovich, 1995. Chandrabhusan’s chubby profile is picked out by the crimson sunset. His voice is silk. I lean halfway across the rickety wood table to hear what he is saying about the war between upper and lower castes…

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