Gandhi Today

Who Was Mahatma Gandhi?
Learn the basics about Mohandas (aka, "Mahatma") Karamchand Gandhi.

What's the Relevance?
Gandhi died many years ago, so his relevance to the modern world may not be immediately obvious. However, Gandhi and his philosophies continue to play a vital role in world politics.

Gandhi as Propaganda believes the Indian government is persistently employing Gandhism as a tool to obtain undeserved U.S. favoritism and cloak questionable activities. Essentially, Gandhism is being used by India to obtain leverage over U.S. politics.

Letter to the UN
This summer, the United Nations declared Gandhi's birthday should be commemorated as an "International Day of Non-Violence."