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India: Religious Nationalism on the Rise


Monday 27 May 2019, by siawi3


Freethought Radio — May 23, 2019

Religious Nationalism on the Rise

Irfan Engineer

This week, we talk about the Religious Right assault on abortion rights, and what we can do about it. After hearing a hilarious “Practicing Atheist” monologue by Irish comedian Dave Allen, we talk on the phone from Mumbai, India, with Irfan Engineer, director of the Centre for the Study of Society and Secularism, about the disappointing results of the recent national election in India, bringing Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi back into power on May 23.

Listen to the podcast here.