Posts Tagged: Narendra Modi
The Modi government's far-right bigotry is well-known, but its equally disturbing environmental record isn't.
India’s democracy is at grave risk if the government allows the rule by mobs to undermine the rule of law.
If nuclear war comes, it will happen because of a calculation or miscalculation by India or Pakistan.
Colonial-era "criminal defamation laws" in countries like India are being wielded against women who hold abusers accountable. But women aren’t standing down.
The far right is on the rise from North America to Europe to Asia. Each case is different, but they share key similarities — and require similar responses.
It's about propping up "besieged majorities" in multiethnic countries.
By roping India and Japan into its standoff with China, the U.S. is raising the nuclear stakes in Asia — including, dangerously, between India and Pakistan.
The BRICS were well poised to rival the West's control of the global economy. But while they grapple with economic slowdowns and rising social tensions, other blocs of developing economies are rising to the fore.
Are India's anti-Muslim outbursts coming from rogue politicians, or are they directed by the prime minister?
A culture of Islamophobia continues to poison the politics of both India and the United States.