Tag Archives: fundamentalism

Fascism of the saffron variety

  The attack on Prashant Bhushan once again reveals the fascist nature of the saffron outfits in India.  The news reports say that one of the attackers belongs to Sri Ram Sene and the other two to an unheard of … Continue reading

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The Tribal Mentality in Islam

And they are at it again.  Delhi was attacked today, 7 September.  Apparently in the name of Afzal Guru.  Or, is it a prelude to the many attacks we should expect on the tenth anniversary of 11 Sep 2001? Every … Continue reading

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Your belief can kill you

  What you believe in is of vital importance; it may even kill you. About half a century ago, a woman died in Baltimore City Hospital on her 23rd birthday because of a belief of hers.  She was born on … Continue reading

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