The New Mainstream and the Coming Counter Revolution in Kashmir
The events of the last decade have yet again crystallised the crisis of legitimacy and control in Kashmir. The 'New Mainstream’ seeks to restore this lost legitimacy and faith in the State by offering itself as an 'unstained' ally to it, as opposed the discredited and bloodstained mainstream of the old, all the while as it seeks to distract from the urgent need of resolution of the core issue itself.