Mark Juergensmeyer is director of the Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies and professor of sociology at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
PRAVEEN SWAMI is the recipient of the Sanskriti Award for his reporting of the Kargil war.
Teesta Setalvad is a senior journalist, educationist and activist. She is co-editor of the monthly Communalism Combat, along with Javed Anand. Setalvad is involved with broadening the boundaries of
PAUL AMAR is associate professor in the Global and International Studies Program at the University of California, Santa Barbara.