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Lynching, Tabrez ansari, Mohan Bhagwat, Indian Muslims

Mohan Bhagwat is right. Indian Muslims like me are so happy they just can't handle

Don't send more happiness our way. We don't know how to deal with it anymore.


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Tabrez ansari, Jharkhand lynching incident, Tabrez ansari jharkhand lynching, Jharkhand mob violence

Before mob violence becomes populist rhetoric: Individualize Tabrez’s story, do not just reduce him to a statistic

Tabrez is much more than a statistic of mob lynching. We need to individualize his story, go into each detail of the incident and hold the perpetrators responsible.


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Mob violence, Jai shri ram, Lynching, Tabrez ansari

From sacred to profane: How the holy 'Jai Shri Ram' chant is now a cry of violence to lynch the terrified

Once words of calmness and beauty, the Hindu chant is now a signal, a dog-whistle, a weapon in the hands of lynch mobs targeting the most vulnerable.


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Muslims, Jai shri ram, Lynching in jharkhand, Tabrez ansari

Junaid, Akhlaq, Tabrez: Muslims aside, we are also lynching our laws and legal system each and every time

Most of the accused in cases of lynching have either been released on bail or never arrested at all. This is despite the Supreme Court's severe injunction to the authorities to ensure justice.