TITLE

Kashmir's New Warriors

AUTHOR(S)
Thottam, Jyoti; Motta, Showkat A.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Time International (Asia Edition);8/30/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 9, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on young men from Kashmir who engaged in a 21st century form of protest against India's military. Rebellion is formed and organized through social networking sites Facebook and Twitter, and YouTube. In response to the protest, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh promised a solution that addresses the alienation and emotional needs of the people affected by the Kashmir conflict. The author highlights the need for a new generation of Indian statesmen in response to the new generation of Kashmiri protesters.
ACCESSION #
53073068

 

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