India can still turn the tide back toward democracy

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(Open Doors) — The foundations of the world’s largest democracy are crumbling. On paper, India’s 1.3 billion citizens enjoy the protections of a diverse legislature, an impartial justice system and an elected executive branch. In practice, these democratic safeguards are eroding at an alarming pace. In 2014, a popular Hindu extremist politician and former state … Read more