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Despite pervasive inequities, India, for decades, has been recognized internationally as a democracy with independent institutions that secure human rights. Those values are now under attack as democracy is being systematically dismantled.
Almost a year ago, the Indian Parliament passed the discriminatory Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Massive public protests and state repression followed.
This saffron fascism is being resisted, and that resistance too has a powerful gendered anchor in India.
Editing: Raghav Malik
Audio archives: Rohit Gupta
Music and sound mixing: Nishant Tayde
Poem by Sabika Abbas Naqvi