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Possible ‘Fifth Force’?

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Groundbreaking Technique Yields Important New Details on Silicon, Subatomic Particles and Possible ‘Fifth Force’ September 09, 2021 Share Facebook Linkedin Twitter Email As neutrons pass through a crystal, they create two different standing waves – one along atomic planes and one between them. The interaction of these waves affects the path of the neutron, revealing […]

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FACTSHEET: RASHTRIYA SWAYAMSEVAK SANGH (RSS)

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  FACTSHEET: RASHTRIYA SWAYAMSEVAK SANGH (RSS) by Bridge Initiative Team Published on 18 May 2021 FacebookTwitterLinkedIn … IMPACT: Founded in 1925 by K.B Hedgewar, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is an Indian right-wing, Hindu nationalist, paramilitary volunteer organization. In 2020, RSS had almost 585,000 members and over 57,000 branches or sakhas, including a trade union wing (Bharatiya […]

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Reading Savarkar: Was the Hindutva icon actually Hinduphobic?

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  Reading Savarkar: Was the Hindutva icon actually Hinduphobic? He argued that Hinduism was inferior in comparison to Hindutva and that it was ‘more limited, less satisfactory and essentially a sectarian term’. Vinayak Chaturvedi Sep 06, 2021 · 06:30 am Narendra Modi pays tribute to Veer Savarkar on his death anniversary in 2015. | @NarendraModi via […]

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Hindutva Harassment Field Manual

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Hindutva Harassment Field Manual Whether you are the target or a witness to a Hindu Right assault, this Field Manual by the South Asian Scholar Activist Collective offers resources for how to defend those attacked and how to educate others. This guidance was written by the South Asia Scholar Activist Collective for academics under assault. […]

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Being Hindu in a Hindu Rashtra

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Being Hindu in a Hindu Rashtra For Hindutva, which is not a spiritual or religious world view but a doctrinaire, authoritarian political programme, Hinduism is a mere prop Purushottam Agrawal November 8, 2019 ISSUE DATE: November 18, 2019 UPDATED: November 11, 2019 09:04 IST     Illustration by NILANJAN DAS     On the face […]

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Hindutva 101

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Resources COVID-19 RESOURCES 2020 CENSUS OUTREACH CENSUS COLORING CONTEST ECO-FRIENDLY PUJA GUIDE SADHANA SYLLABUS SUMMER READING CHALLENGE PROGRESSIVE PRIESTS NETWORK HINDUTVA 101: A PRIMER Difficult, but important. Talking about complex political, historical, and religious issues may seem intimidating, especially for those of us who have grown up outside India. Nevertheless, it is our responsibility to […]

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HINDUTVA IS NOT HINDUISM

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Home About Organizers Press Register ATTEND   HINDUTVA IS NOT HINDUISM Hindu supremacists have made a concerted effort over several decades to equate their manufactured term “Hindutva” with Hinduism. From the early twentieth century onwards, they have worked hard to shield themselves from legitimate critique for their extremism by claiming to speak for a persecuted […]

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Death threats sent to participants of US conference on Hindu nationalism

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Death threats sent to participants of US conference on Hindu nationalism Threats force several scholars to withdraw as ‘far-right fringe groups’ accuse event of being ‘anti-Hindu’ Supporters and members of Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP), Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Bharatiya Janata party. Photograph: Jagadeesh Nv/EPA   An academic conference in the US addressing Hindu nationalism is […]

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Death threats sent to participants of US conference on Hindu nationalism

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Death threats sent to participants of US conference on Hindu nationalism Threats force several scholars to withdraw as ‘far-right fringe groups’ accuse event of being ‘anti-Hindu’ Supporters and members of Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP), Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Bharatiya Janata party. Photograph: Jagadeesh Nv/EPA   An academic conference in the US addressing Hindu nationalism is […]

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Some of Us are Superhuman in fighting Covid

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New Studies Find Evidence Of ‘Superhuman’ Immunity To COVID-19 In Some Individuals Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email September 7, 20219:32 AM ET MICHAELEEN DOUCLEFF Twitter   An illustration of antibodies attacking a coronavirus particle. Christoph Burgstedt/Science Photo Library /Getty Images Some scientists have called it “superhuman immunity” or “bulletproof.” But immunologist Shane Crotty prefers “hybrid immunity.” […]