Trump-Modi and an ethos that fuels Hate

An image that jarred me the most this week was a photograph of the Indian Prime Minister standing by President Donald trump as he signed the guest book at Sabarmati Ashram. He signed the book saying, “to my great friend Prime Minister Modi, thank you for this wonderful visit”.

Sabarmati Ashram is probably one of the most sacred places in India. This is where Mahatma Gandhi, who is the “father of…