The Assam NRC was not an anti-Muslim project. But an all-India NRC based on the NPR will allow the executive to pick whose citizenship it wishes to question.
It is adversaries as powerful as these that Swamy and the young Adivasis, who he stands in unflinching solidarity with, are fighting. Is it a surprise then that he is seen as a dangerous enemy of this government?
As threats of arrest and incarceration on charges of secession and armed rebellion shroud young dissenting voices, who will ask: “Who lit these embers? Who stoked the wind?”
The truth is being ripped into shreds and reimagined to create the mythology of a conspiracy of hate, violence and insurrection.
The Delhi University Hindi professor has faced a barrage of media attacks claiming he is a key figure in a conspiracy to spark riots in the city in February.
How a group of volunteers tried to help victims access relief and justice.
Notes from a makeshift relief control room.
A five-part series on the February violence in the capital based on a report titled ‘Chronicling Truth, Countering Hate’.
The idea of a humane country of equal citizenship has taken a bad knock.
The Delhi protest site became a model for democratic struggle, developing a vocabulary of love as resistance, and confident, equal citizenship.