Pankaj Mishra

For Pankaj Mishra's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Coronavirus outbreak will revive the all-powerful state

Commentary / World Mar 23, 2020

Coronavirus outbreak will revive the all-powerful state

Much maligned in recent years, big government will come back — and with it, the potential for both greater good and evil. Threatening the world with a long recession, the new coronavirus looks set to inaugurate a turbulent new political and economic era. Its main ...