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Banality of Violence

20-year old university student Özgecan Aslan was trying to get back home on the evening of 11 February 2015. The pocket money she had was modest. Trusting that she would be safe using public transport, she took a minibus. When Özgecan was left alone in the vehicle, the driver, Suphi Altındöken, drove the minibus to …


Evolution and Disengagement: The Ongoing Struggle

Evolution and Disengagement: The Ongoing Struggle between ‘Bharat’ and ‘India’ ‘Indian Culture’ or ‘Bharatiya Sanskriti’ happens to be a set of arbitrarily selected codes of behavior and conduct that the Hindu right-wing, hand in glove with their politically fascist representatives, attempt to impose on the rest of the country. To lend credence to their opinion, …