June 27, 2022
In his June 27th, 2022 Indian Express column "Backsliding in America," Varshney discusses the Supreme Court's decision to overturnn Roe vs Wade (1973), which gave women a constitutionally guaranteed right to abortion. Varshney asks "What does this mean for American democracy? As a democracy deepens, the arc of rights normally bends outward. America's concept of rights is now clearly in retreat." Read the full article.