Why exactly is ‘Haider’ offending India’s Twitter nationalists?

For Scroll.in on 3 October 2014

Patriotic Indian Twitter users are asking people to not see Haider. I wonder if they saw the same film as I did. The Tweeple who made #BoycottHaider trend all Friday on Twitter say the film shows the Indian army in a bad light. On the contrary, the film is a tribute to the masterful way in which the Indian army (and other security forces) suppressed a popular rebellion against India. Continue reading “Why exactly is ‘Haider’ offending India’s Twitter nationalists?”