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Dealing with Regional Bigotry

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CASI Director Devesh Kapur and doctoral student Ananth Padmanabhan discuss the growing problem of “hate crimes” against out of state migrants in India in a recent guest column in Business Standard. They discuss the tension between the idea of common Indian citizenship and preferential “sons of the soil” policies and provide some suggestions for how to provide better protection for migrants from the Northeast who face harassment. Read the article here.

Dr. Devesh Kapur, Director of CASI

Devesh Kapur

Ananth Padmanabhan

Ananth Padmanabhan

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