ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Maharashtra: Politics of Frustrations, Anxieties and Outrage

Over the last two years Maharashtra has witnessed a series of violent outrages over symbolic issues in the cultural realm. However, these events represent more than simply the curtailment of the right to freedom of expression or assertions of cultural chauvinism on the part of militant maratha organisations. Rather, they speak of a crisis that sections of marathas are facing at the present political juncture and have to do with the changing nature of the state's capitalist development.

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