Category Archives: Nationalism

Supreme Court Verdict On National Anthem Mandates Hindutva Nationalism

By Jaspal Singh Sidhu, CounterCurrents| December 5, 2016 Usual interpretation of the Indian Apex Court verdict on ‘Jana Gana Mana’, the National Anthem on 30 November, 2016 as curbing of individual’s freedom could hardly fathom the real intention behind the judicial … Continue reading

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Smriti Irani would’ve justified jailing Tagore for his nationalism: Ashis Nandy

Source: FirstPost | June 21, 2016 Political psychologist Ashis Nandy believes that the main reason for the BJP to appoint unqualified people to important institutional posts is because the party lacks intellectuals and competent people within its ranks. At the … Continue reading

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A is for anti-national

In two years of the Modi government, a vocabulary reconfigured and routinised, that threatens to pit Indian against Indian — till the last election is won. By Amrita Dutta, The Indian Express | June 15, 2016 How many men were … Continue reading

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