Politics Articles

Freddy Vachha To Stand for Election As Leader of UK Independance Party

Freddy Vachha, London’s Regional Chairman has been selected by 1,400 UKIP members to stand in the election for the next leader of the UK Independence Party. Having run UKIP London totalling 15% of the country he is now ready to take on 100% of the...
Shapurji Saklatvala: Labour Against Empire

Shapurji Saklatvala: Labour Against Empire

In 1922 card-carrying communist Shapurji Saklatvala was elected on a Labour Party ticket, becoming the first MP of color in the party’s history. Article by  Matt Myers | Jacobimag Shapurji...

Gandhi: Parsi Link to Indian Politics

In the true notion of democracy, the most powerful name in India, the epicenter of Indian politics is a Parsi name. Below is quoted text from an op-ed. The name Gandhi comes not from the Mahatma but...

Parsis and National Politics of India

We Parsis have had a long tradition with politics at the national, state and city level. Dadabhoy Navroji was one of the founding fathers of the Indian National Congress in the late 19th Century. He...