Letters and Politics

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Visit to the US and the 2002 Gujurat Massacre – June 6, 2016

In conversation with Vijay Prashad on the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visit to the United States.  Modi’s visit comes just after an Indian Court did not implicate him in the massacre of Muslims in Gujurat in 2002.  One of the  worst religious violence ever since India’s independence.

Then a conversation with Andi Zeisler, founder of Bitch Media and author of the book “We Were Feminist Once: From Riot Grrrl to CoverGirl, the Buying and Selling of a Political Movement”.

 

Guest:

Vijay Prashad is a historian, journalist, commentator and a Marxist intellectual. He teaches at Trinity College, Connecticut.

Andi Zeisler is co-founder and creative/editorial director of Bitch Media, a nonprofit feminist media organization based in Portland, Oregon.

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