Cow Vigilantism as Terror : New Socialist Initiative

Guest Post by  New Socialist Initiative Can the Saffron Establishment ever wash its hands of the growing menace? (For Hindi version, click the link http://nsi-delhi.blogspot.in/2016/07/blog-post_26.html) ( Courtesy : Cartoonist Satish Acharya, https://www.facebook.com/cartoonistsatishacharya/) Cow vigilantism which has received tremendous boost since the ascendance of BJP at the centre got its first fitting reply in Gujarat recently. The…

Myanmar’s Online Community Anticipates Fall of Radical Buddhist Group with Funny Memes

Written by: Thant Sin Following the statement of Yangon’s chief minister that the radical Buddhist nationalist group Ma-Ba-Tha (Association of Race and Religion Protection) is “no longer needed” in Myanmar’s former capital, more authorities have come forward to share a similar message. On July 12, the State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee of the government declaredthat Ma-Ba-Tha —…