Category: Society & Politics

Basirhat Reports/Part IX. Voices Of Sanity And Humanity Amid Hate Campaigns

Biswajit Roy Biswajit is a journalist and associated with democratic movements. Part I: The Social-political Backdrop To The Communal Violence Part II : The Dynamics Of Communal Polarization In Bengal: A Probe Into Baduria-Basirhat Flare Up Part III : Facebook Generation: New Pawns Of The Old Game Part IV : How Divisive Forces Are Gaining Ground […]

Basirhat Reports/Part VIII. Bangladeshis Among Basirhat Troublemakers?

Biswajit Roy Biswajit is a journalist and associated with democratic movements. Part I: The Social-political Backdrop To The Communal Violence Part II : The Dynamics Of Communal Polarization In Bengal: A Probe Into Baduria-Basirhat Flare Up Part III : Facebook Generation: New Pawns Of The Old Game Part IV : How Divisive Forces Are Gaining Ground […]

Basirhat Reports/Part VII. Hindu ‘Resistance’ And The Sangh Penetration

Biswajit Roy Biswajit is a journalist and associated with democratic movements. Part I: The Social-political Backdrop To The Communal Violence Part II : The Dynamics Of Communal Polarization In Bengal: A Probe Into Baduria-Basirhat Flare Up Part III : Facebook Generation: New Pawns Of The Old Game Part IV : How Divisive Forces Are Gaining Ground […]

Basirhat Reports/Part VI. The Role Of Feuding Maulanas And Pirjadas In Basirhat Violence

Biswajit Roy Biswajit is a journalist and associated with democratic movements. Part I: The Social-political Backdrop To The Communal Violence Part II : The Dynamics Of Communal Polarization In Bengal: A Probe Into Baduria-Basirhat Flare Up Part III : Facebook Generation: New Pawns Of The Old Game Part IV : How Divisive Forces Are Gaining Ground […]

Basirhat Reports/Part V. The Anatomy Of Muslim Youth Rage

Biswajit Roy Biswajit is a journalist and associated with democratic movements. Read Part I: The Social-political Backdrop To The Communal Violence Read Part II : The Dynamics Of Communal Polarization In Bengal: A Probe Into Baduria-Basirhat Flare Up Read Part III : Facebook Generation: New Pawns Of The Old Game Read Part IV : How Divisive […]

Basirhat Reports/Part IV. How Divisive Forces Are Gaining Ground In Rural Bengal: Magurkhali, A Micro Example

Biswajit Roy Biswajit is a journalist and associated with democratic movements. Read Part I: The Social-political Backdrop To The Communal Violence Read Part II : The Dynamics Of Communal Polarization In Bengal: A Probe Into Baduria-Basirhat Flare Up Read Part III : Facebook Generation: New Pawns Of The Old Game *** The Magurkhali elders denied any […]

Basirhat Reports/Part III. Facebook Generation: New Pawns Of The Old Game

Biswajit Roy Biswajit is a journalist and associated with democratic movements. Read Part I: The Social-political Bacdrop To The Communal Violence Read Part II : The Dynamics Of Communal Polarization In Bengal: A Probe Into Baduria-Basirhat Flare Up The gray-headed spin-masters of competitive communalisms of Hindu and Muslim varieties have been using respective community youth as […]

Basirhat Reports/Part II. The Social-political Backdrop To The Communal Violence

Biswajit Roy Biswajit is a journalist and associated with democratic movements. ‘Part I. The Dynamics Of Communal Polarization In Bengal: A Probe Into Baduria-Basirhat Flare Up’ can be read from here. Demographic tension and trans-border competitive communalisms The politics of Demographic domination that thrives on mutual fears and prejudices of Hindus and Muslims has been […]

Basirhat Reports/Part I. The Dynamics Of Communal Polarization In Bengal: A Probe Into Baduria-Basirhat Flare Up

Biswajit Roy Biswajit is a journalist and associated with democratic movements. The communal cauldron in Bengal’s Baduria-Basirhat bordering Bangladesh is no more at the boiling point, though embers are still glowing. This probe into the anatomy of the sectarian strife, latest in a series that have taken place from Kaliachak in North Bengal’s Maldah to […]

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