All means of identity must subordinate themselves to modern, democratic, secular values.
– Irfan Habib, Professor Emeritus of Historical Research
As pilgrims to Mecca rose, the Saudis pulled down mosques to widen roads for pilgrims – this was seen as pleasing God. The modern India is committed to stagnation in the name of saving temples.
- Jaithirth Rao, Mumbai based entrepreneur
The community is only harming itself by subscribing to the narrative that secularism is a conspiracy directed at ‘ patriotic’ Hindu nationalists and ‘ gullible’ Muslims.
- Hasan Suroor, Writer
32.7 per cent of Indians live below the international poverty line of less than $1.25 per day. Poverty and India’s caste system are significant contributing factors to the modern slavery problem.
- World Bank Report 2012