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What lies beneath the vigilante mindset?

What underpins a vigilante’s outlook on a situation is often debated among many. To uncover this, you must look at every aspect.

The term vigilante describes an act of taking the law into your own hands, to deliver a justice a person sees fit, without the use of the justice system. 1,941 more words

Hard News

The Politics of Interfaith Love in India

On 2 May, a Muslim farmer, Gulam Mohammad, was lynched near a mango orchard in the small village of Sohi in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. 949 more words

Interfaith

India's Dire Need - Regulations for Organised Riots

So this morning with my tea, I took another dose of depressing news. Some guy was beaten up because of alleged buffalo slaughtering, and that too in full view of the police. 450 more words

India

The Resurgence of ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws and What It Could Mean for Black Citizens

The criminalization of Black people and the use of white vigilantism as a weapon of violence against us are by no means a new concept in America. 877 more words

Politics

No room for vigilantism in Singapore

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

When netizens wrongly identified a couple as the culprits who bullied an elderly man at a hawker centre in Toa Payoh, the couple was abused on the Internet ( 192 more words

Current Affairs

It's the /pol/ice!

What a world we live in when Weaponized Autists on the internet are doing a better job than law enforcement.  Of course since this is Berkeley and the victim was a Trump supporter this isn’t actually a very high bar to pass. 38 more words

Current Events

Why Black Bloc and Antifa aren’t Freedom Fighters

Terms like “antifascist”, “against far right” or being against any kind of evil “Isms” suggest that these gangs fight for civil rights, for a good cause, albeit sometimes using illegal methods. 1,268 more words