Tag: 2002 Gujarat Pogrom
Why the BBC documentary on Modi isn’t what it should be?
Reading Time: 9 minutes Although the Indian opposition is going gaga over the recent BBC documentary on Modi, in reality, it’s quite a useless piece of propaganda that can end up helping the BJP polarise its disgruntled voter base.
The communal violence in Shivamogga over Bajrang Dal activist’s murder is aiding the BJP
Reading Time: 6 minutes The anti-Muslim communal violence in Shivamogga over a Bajrang Dal activist’s murder is helping the BJP not only in Karnataka but also in UP.
Modi’s “Hindu Terrorism” denial can’t shield Hindutva terrorism’s existence
Reading Time: 4 minutes Modi’s vehement denial of anything called “Hindu terrorism” is actually a frantic attempt to shield Hindutva fascism by equating it with Hindu faith.
Vijay Rupani’s fireworks in Pakistan if BJP loses jibe proves Gujarat Model no more working
Reading Time: 4 minutes Now that the Gujarat Model can’t be dangled before the people to fool them, the BJP is back to its Pakistan fireworks rhetoric to even win polls in Gujarat.
BJP’s attempt to derive political mileage from Pulwama attack reminds of 2002 Gujarat
Reading Time: 5 minutes Modi has done dead body politics in the post-Godhara period to instigate communal frenzy, the same strategy is used to capitalise the Pulwama attack.
Anti-Migrant Labour Violence in Gujarat Exposes the Real “Gujarat Model”
Reading Time: 8 minutes A recent spree of mob violence against the Hindi-speaking North Indian migrant labours in North Gujarat has forced thousands of poor workers into exodus. Dalit and lower-caste workers from Uttar […]
Sanjiv Bhatt is Arrested Because the Modi Regime is Frustrated
Reading Time: 3 minutes The arrest of Sanjiv Bhatt, an ex-IPS officer who has been a vocal critic of Narendra Modi and his regime, once again showed the crisis in which the Modi regime […]
Gujarat Assembly Election: Silence Reigns on the Issue of Muslims and Social Justice
Reading Time: 7 minutes The forthcoming Gujarat Assembly Election has turned on the political heat in the state and the country’s mainstream media is focusing on the battle-of-words between the incumbent BJP and the […]
Defeating BJP in Gujarat is Neither Easy nor Impossible
Reading Time: 8 minutes The BJP is facing the heat of anti-incumbency wave in Gujarat, a state it has ruled for 22 long years and whose “model of development” is used extensively by Narendra […]
The Ram Temple Politics of the BJP and the Problem of Resistance
Reading Time: 14 minutes From Mandir Wahin Banayenge Until Now The political situation prevailing at present in India can be attributed largely to the demolition of the Babri Masjid by thousands of karsevaks on […]