In the Press

Manan Ahmed Asif, "The Perils of Rejecting History, Dawn, August 2022. link


Rohit Chopra, "The spectre of hurt religious sentiments: On the courage and necessity of Salman Rushdie," Scroll.in, August 2022. link


Simran Jeet Singh, The Light We Give: How Sikh Wisdom Can Transform Your Life, Penguin, released July 2022. link


Vinayak Chaturvedi, Excerpts from his 2022 book "A new book examines VD Savarkar’s project to establish Hindutva not as an ideology but as history," Scroll.in, July 2022. link


Rohit Chopra, "Indian democracy is marching towards authoritarianism, under the garb of pluralism," Scroll.in, July 2022. link


Jasa Macher, "Hindu Nationalist Influence in the United States, 2014-2021," May 2022. link


Manan Ahmed, Sriharsha Devulapalli, and Juan Francisco Saldarriaga, "Targeted Harassment of Academics by Hindutva : A Twitter Analysis of the India-US Connection," May 2022. link


Audrey Truschke, "'Decolonizing' Indians through Hindutva Ideological Control," Shuddhashar, May 2022. link


Rohit Chopra, "How credible is the claim that India is on the brink of a genocide against its Muslim citizens?" Scroll.in, April 2022. link


Supriya Gandhi, "‘Not a religion:’ Modern Hinduism and the Emergence of Hindutva," Canopy Forum, March 2022, link


Audrey Truschke, "Caste Control: Towards a Frank Reckoning of Who Represents Hinduism in History," Canopy Forum, March 2022, link


Vinayak Chaturvedi, "Would VD Savarkar have condoned plagiarism?" Scroll.in, February 2022. link


Rohit Chopra and Ajantha Subramanian, "Caste Discrimination Exists in the U.S., Too—But a Movement to Outlaw It Is Growing," Times, February 2022. link


Dheepa Sundaram and Simran Jeet Singh, "Why Cal State’s new caste discrimination policy is a critical step," Religion News Services, January 2022. link


Dheepa Sundaram featured and SASAC discussed in "Episode 407: What is Hinduism? Part 2," Keeping It 101: A Killjoy's Introduction to Religion, December 2021. link


Vinayak Chaturvedi, "The Hindu Right and Attacks on Academic Freedom in the US," The Nation, December 2021. link


Simran Jeet Singh, "Why the Indian farmers’ protest victory is good for us all," Religion News Service, November 2021. link


Rohit Chopra, "Misinformation and Violence," Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University Blog, November 2021. link


Manan Ahmed, Rohit Chopra, and Audrey Truschke, "North America Has a Hindu Nationalist Problem, and Scholars are On the Frontlines of These Right-Wing Attacks," Religion Dispatches, October 2021. link


Truschke, Audrey, "Hindu Supremacists Threaten Academic Freedom in the United States," Academe Blog, September 2021. link


Chaturvedi, Vinayak, "Reading Savarkar: Was the Hindutva icon actually Hinduphobic?" Scroll.in, September 2021. link


Dheepa Sundaram, "Namaste nationalism: Yoga, whiteness and extremism on Jan. 6," Religion News Service, August 2021. link


Arun Venugopal, "American Scholars of India Confront a Rise in Threats," WNYC, July 2021. link