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Deepankar Basu, 2017 PEP Fellow, discusses his new study on the relationship between right-wing hate crimes in India and the success of the BJP Party on The Real News Network.

Deepankar Basu, 2017 PEP Fellow, discusses on The Real News Network his new study on the relationship between right-wing hate crimes in India and the success of the BJP Party. Basu says where this nationalist party is strongest there is a noticeable increase in reported hate crimes while in areas where the BJP Party is not as strong, that trend is less pronounced. Research also featured in The Indo-Canadian Voice and IndiaWest.