SHIVA Be The Light #4 – Innovation Demands Freedom: East & West
In this podcast, Dr. Shiva Ayyadurai shares his journey and fight to expose the corruption of the feudal Indian scientific establishment, CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research). Following his Fulbright research in India, in 2009, he was recruited by the CSIR to join as an Additional-Secretary in the Indian Government and as a Scientist Level H, to be the first Outstanding Scientist Technologist of Indian Origin (STIO/H). Within 6 months, he uncovered layers of corruption and how the scientific community within CSIR were being suffocated, top down. His expose led to death threats, attack on his reputation and an adventure he shares in this podcast.