Articles by: Simona Sawhney

Author Biography:

Simona Sawhney lives in New Delhi.

The Conviction of Protest: Sedition and the Farmers Protest

Both sedition, the charge of publicly expressing disagreement with or hatred for the king, and its twin, loyalty or love for the state, belong to a political space predicated on the king’s exclusive embodiment of sovereignty and hence on the violent suppression of disagreement.