Chris Hedges: The Rise of Right-Wing Populism in India

Chris Hedges: The Rise of Right-Wing Populism in India

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with Chris Hedges

RT America on Mar 7, 2020

On the show this week, Chris Hedges talks to Siddharth Varadarajan, editor of The Wire, about the rise of right-wing populism in India and its disturbing parallels to the right-wing rise of populism in the United States.

Varadarajan is an Indian-American journalist and was previously editor of the English language national daily, The Hindu, with 2 million readers before co-founding The Wire, an independent news outlet, which has 3.5 million visits a month. He has reported on the NATO war against Yugoslavia, the Iraq war, the civil war and peace process in Nepal, and the crisis In Kashmir.

See also:

Narendra Modi’s Reckless Politics Brings Mob Rule to New Delhi, by Siddharth Varadarajan

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One thought on “Chris Hedges: The Rise of Right-Wing Populism in India

  1. Divide and rule is the preferred weapon of the ruling psychopaths.
    It’s time for the Left to use the same tactic, by demonising the corporations, their CEOs, their shareholders and their governments puppets.
    The enemy wears a suit.
    And he/she is more often than not, a psychopath.
    If enough people are made aware of this fact, we can emasculate Satans little helpers.

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