Dec 31, 2019
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Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, journalist, commentator and a Marxist intellectual. He is an executive-director of Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research and the Chief Editor of LeftWord Books. He joins us today to discuss India's rightward drift.
The RSS & BJP and their relationship to European fascism. What's happening in India right now? Neoliberalism in India and the far-right's claiming of capitalism. What's the state of the left in India and how the caste system breeds intolerance. Modi's role in Hindu supremacy. The current war on Indian muslims and students. The promise and limits of spontaneous political action.