A documentary version of the present seems at rising intolerance and xenophobia in India as poisonous narratives flood the airwaves and the web.
India is at a harmful second.
The voices of Hindutva – Hindu supremacy – are ascending, spreading division and hate speech.
It has labored its approach by the physique politic like a slow-acting poison.
And the impact on the secular cloth of the Indian republic and the lives of minorities – particularly Muslims – has confirmed poisonous, at occasions lethal.
Kanchan Gupta – Senior adviser, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
Manisha Pande – Executive editor, Newslaundry
Arvind Rajagopal – Professor of Media Studies, NYU
Shahrukh Alam – Advocate and columnist
Gregory Stanton – President, Genocide Watch