Recent Examples of communalism from the Web
India’s courts are woefully backlogged, and rising communalism clashes – sometimes violently – with equally rising demands for individual rights.
So why has this generation of stage, television and cinematic impresarios found new resonance in this old form of communalism?
Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party has injected a toxic communalism into the Indian body politic, creating the space for lynchings and other extra-judicial crimes to occur with alarming frequency.
One detects in Ferris, a former ad copywriter, a freelancer’s unanticipated nostalgia for the communalism of gossip by the copy machine and desultory Nerf ball tossing.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'communalism.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of communalism
Learn More about communalism
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up communalism? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).