Articles by: Nilanjana Bhattacharya

Media Trial, State and the Criminalizing of individuals in Democratic India

Media Trial, State and the Criminalizing of individuals in Democratic India

At the helm of massive protests against CAA-NRC, indiscriminate slapping of charges against protestors criminalizes the democratic foundation of protest. This rampant haze of identifying the ‘criminal’ protestor brings about questions- and demands a deeper reflection over the vilification campaign run by the sensationalist media. The liberal model of democracy in India has revealed its fissures and cracks time and[Read More…]

March 11, 2020 India