Tag Archives: BJP

India’s New Sense of Nation: Not a Hindu Thing

Media reports about India’s new citizenship rules and its impact on Muslim minorities swings between the tendentious, the comical and the absurd.

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India Has a Modi and a BJP Problem

Modi’s initiative is undermining the very idea of India as a secular and multicultural liberal society.

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India Elections: The Numbers

The Indian general election is the world’s biggest democratic exercise — and the numbers are staggering.

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India and the Politics of Anger

To rein in the present political “Age of Anger,” everyone must suspend the belief that their way of life is morally superior.

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Message to BJP: Include the Poor and Elderly

To move India forward, Narendra Modi and his BJP must follow a new script – protecting the poor and more accountability.

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India’s Noxious Cow Politics

“Cow vigilantilism” has become a threat to India’s communal harmony.

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India’s 2017 Election Shocker

What’s behind Modi’s (and the BJP’s) unexpectedly big wins in key Indian state elections?

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How Modi Mobilizes the Indian Diaspora

Overseas Indians are central to the Indian Prime Minister’s larger strategic objective of turning India into a leading power on the world stage.

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India’s Political Climate Is Getting Tenser

To what degree are tolerance and freedom of expression endangered in India?

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Modi in America’s Footsteps

After the Myanmar military operation: Beware of boundless missions, India.

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