Modi’s Rotten Deal for France’s Rafale Jets Might Be His Downfall

Modi’s Rotten Deal for France’s Rafale Jets Might Be His Downfall

The Indian leader who established a reputation for himself as a fearsome fighter against so-called “black money” might see his political downfall brought about by a fast-moving corruption scandal that reportedly implicates him in the illegal transfer of billions of dollars of foreign funds to one of his cronies. Indian Prime Minister Modi has been…

India’s Arrest of Leftist Activists Shows Its Fear of Social Revolution

India’s Arrest of Leftist Activists Shows Its Fear of Social Revolution

The hyper-nationalist Hindu fundamentalist government of India is deathly afraid of a social revolution breaking out in response to its polarizing socio-economic policies, though arresting prominent leftist activists might do more to encourage unrest than suppress it. The country that never misses an opportunity to remind the world of its self-designated status as the so-called…

McCain Didn’t Die, He was “Reincarnated” in India!

McCain Didn’t Die, He was “Reincarnated” in India!

In what was either an eerie coincidence or a sign of something supernatural, a rabid right-wing Indian politician began loudly beating the drums of war against his county’s tiniest neighbors on the day that McCain discontinued his treatment for brain cancer, remarkably channeling the Senator’s rhetoric of militantly “spreading democracy” in the Maldives that was…

India’s WhatsApp Mob Lynchings Might Turn Its “Democracy” into a Dystopia

India’s WhatsApp Mob Lynchings Might Turn Its “Democracy” into a Dystopia

The “world’s largest democracy” might descend even further into dystopia than it already is if the government exploits the recent spree of WhatsApp mob lynchings to censor social media, weaponize crowd control tactics, and then unleash millions of future militiamen against so-called “anti-national” groups. Indian “Democracy” Takes Off Its Mask India has been hit by…