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Why Sharjeel Imam's politics worries me

Why Sharjeel Imam's politics worries me

'One does not understand why you should launch your attack against the Constitution, against Gandhiji, against the Left and Congress regimes at a moment when the Hindutva regime needs such attacks against them.''By doing so, don't you think you are playing into the hands of Hindutva forces?', Mohammad Sajjad, who teaches history at Aligarh Muslim University, asks Sharjeel Imam who was arrested on charges of sedition on Tuesday, January 28.   Dear Sharjeel Imam: You are pursuing research ..., 2 weeks ago

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Why are our students so angry?

'Their brave resistance keep our hopes alive that this youth upsurge is strengthening India's democracy and pluralism,' states Mohammad Sajjad. IMAGE: Students in Mumbai protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, December 16, 2019. Photograph: PTI Photo   Right-wing authoritarianism hates universities. Because universities offer antidotes to the opium of religious fanaticism that it administers to the masses. The present BJP regime, having failed miserably on the economy, is trying ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

How would my mother know her father's date of birth?

'How many Indian parents, still alive, really have documents of, their parents's date and place of birth? Not more than 27% of still alive Indians have got birth certificates,' points out Mohammad Sajjad. IMAGE: A protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, National Register of Citizenship and National Population Register in Bengaluru. Photograph: Shailendra Bhojak/PTI Photo India is passing through an extremely critical phase. The prime minister, at a rally at the Ramlila Maidan, Delhi, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Is India really heading the Pakistan way?

India's majoritarian regime is now making a dangerously fast-paced move towards theocracy, like its western counterpart did a few decades ago, warns Mohammad Sajjad. Photograph: Jitendra Prakash / Reuters.   With each passing day, a growing number of Hindus in India seems to be fixated on imitating Pakistan's descent into self-destructive majoritarianism. A growing number of Hindus seem to be acquiescing in India's move towards a Hindu Rashtra. The National Register of Citizens and the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Why all Indians must oppose the CAB

The Citizenship Amendment Bill would possibly be the first piece of legislation that is perniciously discriminatory on the basis of religion/faith, notes Mohammad Sajjad. IMAGE: A torchlight vigil in protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, in Guwahati. Photograph: PTI Photo   On December 4, the Union Cabinet gave its go-ahead for the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) to be tabled in Parliament this week. This would possibly be the first piece of legislation that is ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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