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Experiments in Internet Dialogue

I've recently been engaged in a conversation on Hinduism in Sepia Mutiny with people whose political views I generally disagree with.  Your feedback welcome.  Starts here:

152 · Lupus Solitarius on August 29, 2009 11:59 AM · Direct link

 #149 So as a Hindu

#151 As an American-born Hindu

Reclaiming Hinduism?

By: on 19 Aug 2009

Over the years, I have spent many hours in many different spaces talking to people who I would describe as people who come from a Hindu right orientation (whether vitriolic and violent or whether a tacit support for the first group).  This is an imprecise description that I'd like to improve on because it doesn't help to reify or demonise "Hindutva" because it plays into the mode of conversation they use and is cruel to the person involved, who may or may not subscribe to all the things you think they subscribe to.  So, in point of fact, I have made many errors as w

Mutiny aftermath: Bangladesh blocks YouTube

Article Date: 
9 Mar 2009

Bangladesh blocked access to the video-sharing site YouTube after it hosted a recording of a tense meeting between the prime minister and army officials following a bloody mutiny by border guards, officials said Monday.

The insurrection last month claimed more than 70 lives, shook the two-month-old government of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and raised tensions with the powerful military, which opposed her handling of the incident.

Article Author: 
PARVEEN AHMED
Article Source: 
AP
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