TITLE

India's Shame

PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/17/99, Vol. 91 Issue 56, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Discusses the recent attacks on Christians in India. Concerns about the rise of Hindu nationalism as a political force; Sources of the violence; Role of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP); Resignation of cabinet official Madan Lal Khurana over the attacks; Calls for a debate on religious conversion; Impact on Indian democracy; Need for official condemnation of bigotry.
ACCESSION #
1544763

 

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