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Food Fight in India Becomes a Matter of Life and Death

Under the new system, private agricultural businesses, grocers and supermarkets can buy directly from farmers and government price supports have been eliminated.  Farmers believe it puts them at the mercy of agro-business.

Arshad M. Khan ·


Indian Farmers Continue Historic Protests After 250 Million People Rise Up Against Modi's Neoliberal Policies

"The government side [was] not ready to listen to any of our demands and they have left us with no choice but to protest on the streets," said one farmer-organizer.

Brett Wilkins ·


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.

Laura R. Olson ·


Modi's Muslims

We can only fear what this country will become should he reign another four years.

Christopher Brauchli ·



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."

Eoin Higgins ·


'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."

Eoin Higgins ·


'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.

Eoin Higgins ·


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.

Sameena Mustafa ·


Millions Flood Streets Across India as General Strike Takes Aim at Modi Government

"The attitude of the government is that of contempt towards labour."

Eoin Higgins ·

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