Resisting Hindutva Nationalism: Solidarity Steps for Indians and Hindus in the US

Resisting Hindutva Nationalism: Solidarity Steps for Indians and Hindus in the US

Hindutva nationalism, or Hindu nationalism, is a right-wing political ideology rooted in the beliefs of supremacy and superiority: “Hindus first” and “Hindus only.” It’s on the rise in India through discriminatory government policies and state-sanctioned violence targeting Muslims, Dalits, and religious minorities (read this and this). Its presence is also evident in the United States through academia, politics, and connections between the Trump and Modi Administrations (read thisthisthisthisthis, and this).

Read the rest of the essay on Medium: https://medium.com/@dviyer/resisting-hindutva-solidarity-steps-for-indians-and-hindus-in-the-us-52c84e454b27

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