Modi and Gujarat 2002

This excerpt includes some Narendra Modi speeches from 2002, during his Gaurav Yatra and the electoral campaign that followed a few weeks later. Apparently, many past Modi speeches no longer exist online… This is an excerpt from Final Solution, the national award-winning film that probes politics of hate. The film, premiered at the Berlin film festival, has over a dozen international awards, including the Berlinale’s … Continue reading Modi and Gujarat 2002

2002 survivor Sultana on Modi

The Panchmahals district (near Godhra) in Gujarat, witnessed some of the most horrific violence unleashed during the 2002 carnage. Like elsewhere in the state, the violence was marked by assaults targetting women; most such gangrapes went largely unreported. Sultana, one of the most courageous survivors, decided not just to break her silence, but seek justice as well. After giving a chilling account of the incident … Continue reading 2002 survivor Sultana on Modi