I witness horror stories of social media algorithms turning young people into extremists. But why cede this space to the far right? Many began posting memes around age 15, and now, in their early adulthood, I have seen them decide how to vote, attend college, have children, join the national guard, join communist organizations, go off-grid, prepare for the revolution by running paramilitary drills in the woods and sometimes commit suicide. Everything that happens online is real. All of it has consequences in the outside world.
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This fact was reiterated by Pranab Mukherjee, President of India on the eve on 64th Republic Day on 25 Jan by saying "Figures mean nothing to those who do not benefit from them. The origin of Naxal movement in India can be traced back to s when Naxalites started operating from various parts of the country. The spread of LWE in urban areas will not only support the existing LWE but also has the capability to evolve as a spiraling urban insurgency.
The liberal discourse in India has come in for sharp criticism not only from the Right-wing but also the non-partisan centrists for being unprincipled in its tacit indulgence of minorityism, which might have widened the chasm between the majority and minority communities where the former is always a bully and the latter always has its back to the wall. It has been often said that despite mouthing the platitude of mainstreaming the minority, liberals helped in institutionalising minorityism. It cocooned liberals in a paternalistic aura. OBCs and minority politics were found cosying up in the bed of secularism.