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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Visits NY After 10-Year Ban

Friday, September 26, 2014

For many of his supporters, Modi's visit is seen as vindication after accusations that his administration allowed hundreds of Muslims to die at the hands of Hindus.

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It's A Free Country ®

Hindu Activists Broaden the Fight Against Islamic Extremism

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

WNYC

For years, men like Arish Kumar Sahani have spoken out about the abuses suffered by Hindus in Muslim-majority countries, as well as how Islamic extremism affects Hindus in India. Their concerns didn't often travel outside the Indian-American community, which has fiercely debated the rights of Muslims in a Hindu-majority India.

But the furor over Park 51 and more recent controversy over Congressman Peter King's hearings on Muslim radicalization have provided a mainstream platform for Hindu-American activists, while simultaneously diversifying the ranks of anti-Islamic protesters.

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Features

Growing Up South Asian in the Wake of 9/11

Saturday, September 11, 2010

What is it like to grow up South Asian in the wake of 9/11-- whether or not you are a muslim?

 

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On Being

Pankaj Mishra — The Buddha in the World [remix]

Thursday, January 22, 2009

A few years ago, journalist Pankaj Mishra pursued the social relevance of the Buddha's thought across India and Europe, Afghanistan and America. He emerged with a startling critique of Western political economy that is even more resonant today as he pursu

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On Being

[Unedited] Pankaj Mishra With Krista Tippett

Thursday, January 22, 2009

A few years ago, journalist Pankaj Mishra pursued the social relevance of the Buddha's thought across India and Europe, Afghanistan and America. He emerged with a startling critique of Western political economy that is even more resonant today as he pursu

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[Unedited] Pankaj Mishra On The Backdrop Of The Buddha

Thursday, January 22, 2009

A few years ago, journalist Pankaj Mishra pursued the social relevance of the Buddha's thought across India and Europe, Afghanistan and America. He emerged with a startling critique of Western political economy that is even more resonant today as he pursu

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On Being

Varadaraja V. Raman — The Heart's Reason: Hinduism and Science [remix]

Thursday, November 22, 2007

U.S. culture's clash between religion and science is almost exclusively driven by Christian instincts and arguments. Hindu physicist V.V. Raman offers another view of religion, the universe, and the complementarity of the questions of science and fait

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On Being

[Unedited] Varadaraja V. Raman With Krista Tippett

Thursday, November 22, 2007

U.S. culture's clash between religion and science is almost exclusively driven by Christian instincts and arguments. Hindu physicist V.V. Raman offers another view of religion, the universe, and the complementarity of the questions of science and fait

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