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Rural support for authoritarian populism is strong – but another way is possible by Ian Scoones

Rural support for authoritarian populism is strong – but another way is possible by Ian Scoones

While the rise of authoritarian populism continues, its rural dimension has been missed in most commentary. Whether it is because of land grabs, voracious extractivism, infrastructural neglect or lack of ...

What does Modi 2.0 mean for the world’s largest democracy? By Meenal Thakur

What does Modi 2.0 mean for the world’s largest democracy? By Meenal Thakur

The mandate of India’s general election silenced the ‘if not Modi then who’ debate which had been brewing given the country’s economic instability and rising communal polarization.  The historic re-election ...