Right-wing politics

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Dissenting Voices being crushed Again as people protesting activists’ arrests detained in Hyderabad

A group of people protesting the nationwide crackdown on human rights activists were picked up and arrested at Liberty chowrasta near the Ambedkar statue in Hyderabad around 11am on August 29. The protesters were not even allowed to stand near the Ambedkar statue and were arrested and detained by Hyderabad police. Some bystanders were also …

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Operation Black Rain

Answering some attempts to discredit Cobrapost on #opBlackRain

Not only have massive killings of dalits not bothered the political establishment, foot soldiers of the ruling #BJP have been on a quest to discredit Cobrapost. Replying to some of their biggest objections instead of individual and repeated replies. Cobrapost is a #Congress puppet This is problematic on several levels. The evidence they bring speaks …

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Right wing activists try to raise saffron flag on Jama Masjid

Violence vandalism riots arson murder … and some questions

India stands at a crossroads. Much depends on how citizens assert themselves. The rise of the right wing in India, apart from bringing about the much hyped Modi sarkar has also emboldened aggressive entities aiming to establish religious dominance with scant regard for law, religion or history. The success of BJP in the elections has …

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AAP volunteer Shafi ul Vara injured in attack by BJP thugs

Is BJP planning a riot in Benares?

Just got this urgent message from AAP volunteer @youth4justice (Kapil Mishra): Is BJP planning a riot in Benares? Some Modi bhakts attacked a local Muslim volunteer and ran away raising slogans. Me, Ashutosh and Sanjay Singh still at thana (police station). Shafi ul Vara was campaigning in Katehar, South Benares, when he was assaulted by …

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Alarming thinking disabilities among BJP supporters

Political party supporters are usually biased in favor of parties they support, but BJP takes it to a whole new level with a complete disconnect with reason, dignity or even self-preservation. Some days it is like watching a road accident. It is horrifying and you can’t bear to watch and you can’t look away. Other …

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