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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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Protesters against the Indian government's anti-Muslim citizenship bill are wary of police use of facial recognition technology. News
'An Act of Mass Surveillance': India Use of Facial Recognition Tech Against Protesters Angers Privacy Advocates
Privacy advocates on Monday raised concerns over reports that Indian security forces used facial recognition technology to identify dissidents at a political rally in December and warned that if left unchecked the government would continue to suppress dissent. "The use of the system for profiling...
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Digging for water in the Ewaso Ngiro river basin in central Kenya on April 4, 2017. News
A Call to Action as Planet's Essential Groundwater is Being Rapidly Depleted
Changes in groundwater flows due to climate change could have a very long legacy. This could be described as an environmental time bomb
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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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A Rust Belt factory (Photo: Andrew Bardwell / Flickr) Views
Good Riddance to the WTO
Rich countries embraced trade multilateralism when it suited them, and now they’re abandoning it. That may not be such a bad thing.
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