All Articles on Narendra Modi

Public opinion polls have consistently shown that white Christians comprise the core of Trump’s base, although there are recent signs of a dip even among this key group. (Photo: CC) Views
Trump’s Use of Religion Follows Playbook of Authoritarian-leaning Leaders the World Over
Where Trump succeeds is in presenting himself as a Christian nationalist, much as Putin and Modi style themselves as the stout defenders of their countries’ dominant religions.
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Modi’s assault on Muslims did not end in August. (Photo: Russian President, cc) Views
Modi's Muslims
We can only fear what this country will become should he reign another four years.
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Police personnel and protestors seen during anti-Muslim attacks at Jaffrabad on February 24, 2020 in New Delhi, India. News
'Red Alert': Anti-Muslim Violence in India Reaching Critical Levels as Homes and Businesses Burn and at Least 24 Dead
"Who will help the Muslims of India?"
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A shop set on fire during clashes between a group of anti-CAA protestors and supporters of the new citizenship act, near Maujpur and Jaffrabad metro station on February 24, 2020 in New Delhi, India. News
In Shadow of Trump's India Visit, New Delhi Sees Worst Attacks on Muslims in Decades
"That this recent burst of anti-Muslim violence comes during Trump's visit to India is only proof of not only Trump's own legitimizing power of violence against Muslims but also the Pavlovian fascist reactionism in India to a fascist like Trump."
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U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi during 'Namaste Trump' rally at Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera, on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, on February 24, 2020. News
'The Worst Kind of Fascists': Trump Visits Modi's India and Announces $3 Billion Arms Deal
"For decades, the U.S.-India relationship was anchored by claims of shared values of human rights and human dignity. Now, those shared values are discrimination, bigotry, and hostility towards refugees and asylum seekers."
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U.S. President Donald Trump with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The two will meet in India on Monday. News
'Meant to Hide the Poor': Trump Gets His Wall—In India—Ahead of Monday Visit
The newly-erected barrier will allow Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government to offer a carefully-curated view for the U.S. president.
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U.S. President Donald Trump with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (Photo: White House / Flickr) Views
Hindu Fascism: An All-American Threat
We, as Muslim and Hindu women of color, have watched in horror as both the country of our ancestors, India, and the country of our birth, the United States, have devolved into nationalism and fascism.
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Bank employees shout slogans during a nationwide general strike called by trade unions aligned with opposition parties to protest against the Indian government's economic policies in Amritsar on January 8, 2020. News
Millions Flood Streets Across India as General Strike Takes Aim at Modi Government
"The attitude of the government is that of contempt towards labour."
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Within six years, Modi and Shah have managed to do what India's worst enemies couldn't: to set India at war with itself. (Photo: Kremlin/cc) Views
India Under Modi Is Becoming a Brutal Authoritarian State
Modi's Hindutva populism, backed by naked threats against India's Muslim minority and the suppression of dissent, is crashing India's economy and its democracy.
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Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.), pictured here during impeachment hearings in the House Judiciary Committee, was the reason for Indian officials declining to meet with a delegation of lawmakers she was included in this week, according to The Washington Post. News
'Deeply Disturbing': Indian Minister to Cancel Meeting With US Lawmakers Over Rep. Jayapal's Kashmir Criticism
"What are they hiding in Kashmir?"
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