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Author fights back in Gandhi ‘gay lover’ row

NEW DELHI – An American author on Tuesday angrily dismissed claims his new book on Mahatma Gandhi alleged that India’s independence leader was a racist bisexual who left his wife for a body-builder. Indian newspapers were outraged by reviews in the United States and Britain of Joseph Lelyveld’s biography that…

Nonviolence, Nonviolence

You remember when Gandhi fought against the British occupation of India through a systematic program of nonviolent resistance and civil disobedience? Of course you do, you got the Facebook invite. Well, a moderately transformative health care bill takes effect in 2014, a full two electoral cycles after passage and during…