Amandeep Narang

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Trump's policies on net neutrality, free speech, press freedom, surveillance, encryption and cybersecurity

Three posts from the Electronic Frontier Foundation dispassionately recount the on-the-record policies of Trump and his advisors on issues that …

Donald Trump’s future national security adviser met with Austrian party founded by Nazis

Yes, there is a worldwide fascist movement, and both Trump and Putin are playing their part in Austria<p>The leader of Austria's Nazi-founded Freedom Party has signed a cooperation agreement with Russia's ruling party — only weeks after meeting with Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn, who will soon be national …

The Persian art of etiquette

In every social interaction, from buying groceries to negotiating a nuclear deal, this highly valued behaviour dictates how people should treat each other.<p>“<i>Befarmaeed,</i>” said Fatimeh with an imperative hand gesture that commanded me to eat more.<p>As I joined my impeccable Iranian hostess, her mother, …

South Asia

The ruthlessly effective rebranding of Europe’s new far right

Across the continent, rightwing populist parties have seized control of the political conversation. How have they done it? By stealing the language, causes and voters of the traditional left<p>• Help fund our journalism by becoming a Guardian Supporter.<p>In April 2002, Jean-Marie Le Pen stunned all of …

Europe

After Gay Rights, Gay Spirituality

By Deepak Chopra, MD<p>It's taken decades for gay activists to achieve the most basic right that every minority deserves: equality under the law. In principle one might say that the battle has been won, even if some states are dragging their heels and some groups mount fierce resistance. Thirty years …

A gay imam's quiet revolutionary Islam in South Africa

A South African imam has been trying for 20 years to change misconceptions about Islam. Muhsin Hendricks is gay, and he believes that homosexuality …

I Went to a Feminism Class for Boys

A charity is teaching kids about masculinity, sexism, and the concept of a "man box."<p>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.<p>It's 9 AM on a Friday, and I'm sitting in a classroom at Trinity, a private boys' school in Croydon, England, with 13 male feminists. They're sitting in pairs, flicking …

Muhammad Was A Feminist

The prophet Muhammad would be appalled by how current Islamic Fundamentalists are treating women under their control. This suppression is done in the name of Islamic Law, known as <i>Sharia</i>. But the current suppression of women is shaped by cultural and history. It has little basis in the Quran and it …

Religion