Category: International

From Ferguson to Fallujah and from Kenya to Kiev, the Fifth Column presents the international news stories you won’t find anywhere else.

The chilling effect on India’s academic freedom

The Narendra Modi government’s attack on Indian universities is an attack on thought, an attack on critical engagement, and an attack on learning as asking questions. Freedom of academic thought is under threat across India as the Indian state continues its attack on universities, teachers, and students.