Right-wing populism in India: Same as the West

When Penguin abruptly accepted defeat in an Indian court and withdrew a controversial book, the backlash was so ferocious it took almost everyone by surprise. A small, hardline Hindu group said it had found the book, The Hindus: An Alternative History, by the academic Wendy Doniger offensive towards their religion, forcing the mighty conglomerate to … More Right-wing populism in India: Same as the West