In the post-truth world, more and more people are believing what is not necessarily true. They believe that ideology is dead. The only ‘thing’ you have to believe in is ‘What’s in it for me?’ asks P Chidambaram
To create a larger Hindu vote bank, the Sangh has in recent years repeatedly tried to galvanize Dalits and other oppressed castes into a larger Hindu vote bank, pitting them against Muslims.
Art and culture are going through a right-wing phase, though Hindu art forms have never been targeted in India.
Ram Madhav’s assertions do not match the ideological discourse of the RSS.
The last word from one of India’s finest writers, who famously refused to live in Narendra Modi’s India.
Empirical corrections to the discourse will bring out this facet of the RSS.
India’s secular, liberal Hindus need to engage with their religion if they are to fight intolerance.
Instead, all we have talked about since Mohammad Akhlaq’s barbaric murder are the things that have held India back for decades. Old hatreds, old enmities, cultural intolerance and religious violence.
Modi knows that the liberati media is gunning for him. Then why give them a beefy opportunity?
Given the fact that the Sanstha has been “espousing the cause of Hindutva”, the BJP’s difficulty in criticising it is obvious.
Refusal to respect diverse readings of the Ramayana is cultural vandalism
A complaint was later registered at the Cantonment police station, after which police detained a few suspects and questioned them.
CPM won’t separate struggle against neoliberal policies from fight against Hindutva.
As per memorandum, the group was forced to vacate their paying guest accommodation and leave the city overnight.
CPM said that “what happened at the 102nd Indian Science Congress held at Mumbai… surpasses even the surreal”.