Using the best of liberal ethos enshrined in legal protections, the right-wing denies the same values to others.
BJP MP Paresh Rawal on Sunday got called out on Twitter for playing fast and loose with facts.
Universities exist for the sake of free inquiry and uninhibited debate. If that’s not what they are doing, they may as well cease to be.
While conservatives celebrate Trump’s role in delivering them victory in November’s election, his agenda veers from traditional right-wing principles like limited government and open trade.
Ludhiana police have been forced to investigate after leftist organisations protested against police inaction when Janchetna, a progressive bookstore was allegedly vandalised by a right-wing Hindutva group.
Because not all science that happens is covered; not all science that is covered is consumed; and not all science that is consumed is remembered.
The ideal of ‘speaking truth to power’ that sections of the media cherish is preceded for science journalism in India by the ideals of ‘speaking’ first and then ‘speaking truth’ second.
Thomas Mair, who murdered Jo Cox just before Brexit was found to subscribe to extreme-right ideologies and was sentenced to life imprisonment.
Terror management theory posits that people are inclined to be divided and hostile in the face of a perceived existential threat.
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan was guest of honour at a RSS women’s wing seminar, at which Islamic faith was criticised.
All possibilities of maintaining the current neoliberal model of capitalism have been exhausted, and the attempt to turn Donald Trump into “an absolute evil” is about mobilising people to protect this ailing status quo, embodied by Hillary Clinton.
Groups survive in the long term when that description makes sense to enough of the population to buy them tolerance and safe space to operate, plan and grow.
The constant propaganda that ‘liberals’ are selective in their criticism allows the right wing to assume a sense of victimhood
The threats to Nikhil Wagle’s life often worry his wife, but she will never stop him from practicing his kind of journalism.