McCarthyism in Modi’s India: Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party are carrying out an audacious campaign to arrest left activists and silence dissent in India. The country is on a path toward fascism.

Jacobinmag reports:
Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party are carrying out an audacious campaign to arrest left activists and silence dissent in India. The country is on a path toward fascism. From the time the ultra-right-wing Hindu communalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) came to power in India in May 2014, the country's pretensions of being the largest democracy in the world have been fast falling apart. Recently, the BJP mounted an all-out vicious attack on left-oriented activists, writers, and intellectuals in the country, reminiscent of McCarthyism [...]
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