Assam & the Hindu Nationalist Citizenship Law
Home Minister Amit Shah has promised to take the citizenship register process piloted in Assam nationwide—in order to rid the nation of its largely imaginary “infiltrators” before the next general election, scheduled for 2024.
January 6, 2020
Kashmir on the Edge of the Abyss
What will happen now? The Congress Party and the parties to its left will bleat on about Article 370 and refuse to accept that it has been their own policies and silences that paved the way for Modi to push through his party’s demands. Fear and opportunism have silenced liberal India.
August 13, 2019
Modi’s Full Court Press
The rule of law in India has been imperiled ever since Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) took power in 2014. Recent events in the Supreme Court suggest something even graver is afoot—that the basic structure of India’s democracy may be shakier than it had seemed.
June 4, 2018