Intolerance

OPEN TO OPINION

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
LGBTQ, Lesbian, Gay, Section 377

Let's talk about homophobia: How we choose to hate those different from us

Why can’t we respect someone else’s child and the path they choose to be on?

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Techies, Politics, Intolerance, Karnataka

Why the Indian techie is so 'polarised' today

Don't blame the techie alone though – we're all totally political now.

VOICES

 |  3-minute read
Intolerance, Fascism, Death Threats, Humans of Hindutva

India can't take a joke. Humans of Hindutva shut after founder receives death threats

There is no room for rebellion – even something as harmless as a Facebook page that takes digs at the supreme leader.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Intolerance, Rajput Karni Sena, Padmavati, Deepika Padukone

What allows Rajput Karni Sena to make an open threat to chop off Deepika Padukone's nose?

Such blatant disregard for the law, sadly, has become the norm for many hardliner groups.

ART & CULTURE

 |  12-minute read
Intolerance, Husain: Portrait of an Artist, MF Husain

Why didn't MF Husain paint Allah the way he painted Saraswati?

[Book excerpt] The man who was written about the most was the least understood.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Justin Trudeau, Canada election, 1984 riots, Attacks on minorities

Why Canada's PM hopeful Jagmeet Singh is a bitter critic of Modi government

The Sikh leader has repeatedly spoken out against attacks on minorities in India.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read

VARIETY

 |  7-minute read
Intolerance, Indian Muslims, Hamid Ansari

Trolling Hamid Ansari is shameful

The outgoing two-term vice-president of India put his finger on the pulse when he mentioned the ‘unease’ that many feel in this day and age.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Intolerance, UN Membership, Mukul Rohatgi, United Nations

When Modi govt mocked itself at UN by calling India a minority-friendly democracy

State repression shows that no layer of rhetoric, Digital India to Beti Bachao, can cover the ugly bigotry playing out in the country.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Gurmehar Kaur, Ramjas Row, Intolerance

Why India's 'basket of deplorables' loves to hate Modi

The real target of DU students protests against 'stifling of dissent' is the growing ascendancy of BJP that threatens the established order.