India’s Big Brother Project

Malavika Jayaram discusses India’s Unique Identity (UID) project, which is already the world’s largest biometrics identity program. This article was originally published on the Boston Review on May 19, 2014 and can be found here.

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Is the Internet becoming a New ‘Political Mantra’ in India?

Dr. Pradeep Kumar Misra, an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education and Allied Sciences of M.J.P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly, India, discusses the use and implications of the Internet and social media in Indian politics. Dr. Misra will be completing a research project about Internet policy in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh as part of CGCS’s Internet Policy Observatory.

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