India

New York Times Apologizes For Offensive Indian Space Cartoon
Comics can be a very powerful medium, either as a catalyst for change or as a way to--even inadvertently--uphold stereotypes.

A New York Times cartoon about India's recent, successful mission to send an orbiting spacecraft to Mars fell into the latter category, angering so many people that the…
'Indian Spider-Man' Politician Scales Building For Votes
 
Like many Americans, I often find myself frustrated with our political system. For me, though, it's not really the two-party structure or campaign finance reform, it's that none of our major candidates ever dress up like Spider-Man and climb up buildings to ask for votes directly through a third-fl…
Dancing Bollywood Superman & Spider-Girl
Last week we looked at Bollywood He-Man, and now it seems that Superman has also made his way to India for an all-singing, all-dancing revue.
The video features Superman flying with -- I guess Spider-Woman, although it's not the right costume...