Institutionalising Hindutva

Hindutva in Press

Sudarshan News gives communal spin to teacher’s video from TN, cops debunk

Hindi news channel Sudarshan News on Sunday shared a video clip of a student being beaten up in a classroom with the claim that...

Facebook’s Omission of Hindu Nationalist Terror Groups in ‘Dangerous’ List Is Serious

By Shambhavi Madan A secret blacklist of individuals and groups used to regulate speech across Facebook’s platforms, instituted by the company in 2012 in the...

Frances Haugen & Facebook’s Failure To Check Anti-Muslim Hate Speech In India

By HEMANT GAIROLA Dehradun: “Now  secular, let me show you the colours of azaadi (freedom), show you the state of Kashmir in 1990. Letters were pasted on houses...

How Facebook Algorithms Promote Hate and Toxic Content

Facebook is in the limelight for both the right reasons and the wrong reasons. The wrong reason is that what was supposed to be...

In India, disinformation has emerged as a new form of state-sponsored violence

On September 13, 2020, Umar Khalid was arrested by the Delhi Police for his alleged role in inciting the February 2020 Delhi riots that left at...

Conspiracy theories and sympathy for ‘common man’: News channels got the same memo on Bharat Bandh

Yesterday, the Samyukt Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of 40 farmer groups, led a Bharat Bandh or blockade from 6 am to 4 pm...