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<em>The Ferment</em>: Caste, Politics, and the Role of India's Youth
December 01, 2018
The Ferment: Caste, Politics, and the Role of India's Youth
India's youth are driving a new era of political mobilization and change.
The Ferment: Caste, Politics, and the Role of India's Youth
Twitter, Indian Liberalism, and the Truth About Caste
November 22, 2018
Twitter, Indian Liberalism, and the Truth About Caste
Twitter's CEO inadvertently kicked off a major controversy in India.
Twitter, Indian Liberalism, and the Truth About Caste
Me and #MeToo: A Story From New Delhi's Jawaharlal University in the Early 2000s
October 28, 2018
Me and #MeToo: A Story From New Delhi's Jawaharlal University in the Early 2000s
Until #MeToo, few women in India had spoken out about harassment. I did and here's my story.
Me and #MeToo: A Story From New Delhi's Jawaharlal University in the Early 2000s
India's #MeToo Movement Underlines Why Survivors Must Be Believed
October 20, 2018
India's #MeToo Movement Underlines Why Survivors Must Be Believed
There are more reasons to believe survivors than there are to dismiss claims of sexual harassment and assaults
India's #MeToo Movement Underlines Why Survivors Must Be Believed
India’s Relentless Movement to Save the Narmada River … And a People’s Livelihood
October 11, 2018
India’s Relentless Movement to Save the Narmada River … And a People’s Livelihood
Protesters in India work to save a river—and a way of life.
India’s Relentless Movement to Save the Narmada River … And a People’s Livelihood
The Organic Food Revolution: A Nightmare for India?
September 21, 2018
The Organic Food Revolution: A Nightmare for India?
Is India's organic food revolution myth or reality?
The Organic Food Revolution: A Nightmare for India?
In India, Constitutional Secularism Comes Under Threat
August 31, 2018
In India, Constitutional Secularism Comes Under Threat
Radical Hindu groups in India want to strip the constitution of its commitments to secularism.
In India, Constitutional Secularism Comes Under Threat
In Rajasthan, When Narendra Modi’s 'Vikaas' Needed Desperate Support
July 13, 2018
In Rajasthan, When Narendra Modi’s 'Vikaas' Needed Desperate Support
The Indian prime minister's touting of new schemes needed a little help in Rajasthan.
In Rajasthan, When Narendra Modi’s 'Vikaas' Needed Desperate Support
Could a Plastic Ban Revivify India's Urban Marine Environments?
March 30, 2018
Could a Plastic Ban Revivify India's Urban Marine Environments?
Newly hatched sea turtles give Mumbai a glimpse of what might be possible with a plastic ban.
Could a Plastic Ban Revivify India's Urban Marine Environments?
Dumont, Guha, and the Danger of Stereotyping India
March 12, 2018
Dumont, Guha, and the Danger of Stereotyping India
The case of Dumont’s book may serve as a warning to all foreigners dealing with Indian society.
Dumont, Guha, and the Danger of Stereotyping India
The Unequal Fates of Big and Small Loan Defaulters in India
February 20, 2018
The Unequal Fates of Big and Small Loan Defaulters in India
Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi are the latest Indian bigwigs to default and abscond.
The Unequal Fates of Big and Small Loan Defaulters in India
Love in the Time of Patriarchy: 'Love Jihad' in India
February 09, 2018
Love in the Time of Patriarchy: 'Love Jihad' in India
The murder of 23-year-old photographer Ankit Saxena reveals India’s dirty underbelly of religious and caste intolerance.
Love in the Time of Patriarchy: 'Love Jihad' in India
BJP and Congress Distance Themselves from Politically Powerful 'Godman' Ram Rahim Singh
August 29, 2017
BJP and Congress Distance Themselves from Politically Powerful 'Godman' Ram Rahim Singh
India's major parties are attempting to distance themselves from a controversial figure.
BJP and Congress Distance Themselves from Politically Powerful 'Godman' Ram Rahim Singh
Having a Cow Over Beef: India's Cattle Slaughter Ban Debate
June 08, 2017
Having a Cow Over Beef: India's Cattle Slaughter Ban Debate
In India, a national debate rages about who has the right to slaughter cattle.
Having a Cow Over Beef: India's Cattle Slaughter Ban Debate
Nearly 5 Years on: Lessons From India's Infamous 'Nirbhaya' Gang Rape Case
May 16, 2017
Nearly 5 Years on: Lessons From India's Infamous 'Nirbhaya' Gang Rape Case
Nearly five years after a brutal gang rape shook India, how has the Indian justice system dealt with rape?
Nearly 5 Years on: Lessons From India's Infamous 'Nirbhaya' Gang Rape Case
India's Supreme Court Has a Nationalist Moment
December 06, 2016
India's Supreme Court Has a Nationalist Moment
What was the Indian Supreme Court thinking?
India's Supreme Court Has a Nationalist Moment
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