Modi's Hindutva

A Marxist view of Modi’s Hindutva

Peter Taaffe speaks to Jagadish Chandra, New Socialist Alternative (CWI in India)

The present day regime of the Modi-led BJP in India is getting more and more authoritarian. The patrons of the BJP, the apparatchiks of the RSS who undoubtedly draw their inspiration and motivation from the 20th Century extreme right wing ideologies of Fascism and Nazism, imagine they can establish an all-out Hindu Rashtra or Hindu Nation by artificially imposing a majoritarian and supremacist demagogy of Hindutva “philosophy”. read more

Solidarity With Kandhamal (Part 3)

Video: Kandhamal Solidarity Day Series

The following video series is a appeal for Kandhamal Solidarity Day on 25th August of this month that is being organized by Peoples’ Solidarity Concerns – Bangalore (that includes the New Socialist Alternative CWI-India). Includes solidarity appeals By Fr. Ambrose Pinto (Principal – St Aloysius College, Bangalore), Bharath Raj Patta (Students Christian Movement of India), Narasimha Murthy (advocate & activist from Bangalore), Ruth Manorama (well known Dalit activist) and Jagadish G Chandra (CWI-India) read more

Rage Against Rape

Video: Rage Now Against Rape!

In the wake of the recent rape incidents in Bangalore and the protests that have followed, New Socialist Alternative (CWI-India) participated in a protest against the rape of a 22 year old women in a car and the police inaction. The first part of these video series includes interview clips of women activists from the protest itself. In the second part, Jagadish G Chandra (New Socialist Alternative CWI-India) speaks on the issue of sexual violence against women in the light of the recent incidents in Bangalore. read more

Bangalore Spoke for Gaza

Bangalore Spoke For Gaza

DSCF5714The following is Thank You Note from Jagadish G Chandra (New Socialist Alternative CWI-India) on behalf of People’s Solidarity Concerns – Bangalore.

Dear Comrades, Friends, Brothers, Sisters, Young & Elderly- Muslims, Hindus, Christians, Daliths, Buddhists, Sikhs, Believers & non-Believers, Physically Challenged, Students, Working people, different Nationalities, Sexuality Minorities and everybody who came and made this event ‘Stop the bombing of Gaza – End Israeli state terror!’ Protest for Humanity a success, I on behalf of the @Peoples’ Solidarity Concerns-Bangalore sincerely thank you all. Yesterday evening Bangalore spoke,humanity spoke,انسانیت spoke इन्सानियत् spoke, ಮಾನವತೆ spoke,மனிதநேயம் spoke മനുഷ്യത്വം spoke- asserted itself that contrary to the “popular” perception that here in this city people are impervious and have “ye sub kuch chalta hai” attitude to what happens around them and the world. read more