Los Angeles: Hollywood star John Cusack took to Twitter to condemn the attack on college students in Delhi on Sunday amid violent protests. He additionally stated that India’s economic system is “in ICU”.
Mr Cusack, who has starred in blockbusters like “2012”, “High Fidelity” and “Serendipity”, in a sequence of tweets shared occasions that have shaken India since the final night.
The Hollywood star additionally shared a number of movies of the attacks that have been tagged as “Video from the assaults”.
In a single tweet, he shared quotes of author Arundhati Roy on the present situation within the state.
He wrote in a single thread: “Fascists in India making an attempt to set college students towards one another.”
In one other tweet, Mr Cusack wrote: “Experiences from Delhi are it was a struggle zone final evening – Fascism isn’t a joke – we use the phrase with the understanding it is lethal.”
Fascists in India trying to set students against each other –
To cover for economic collapse of demonetization
but they are standing together in solidarity with their Muslim brothers & sisters –
This is fascism everywhere- them or us
Arundhati Roy pic.twitter.com/rTgF5CWF2G””
— John Cusack (@johncusack) December 16, 2019
He even commented on India’s economic system.
“Indian financial system in ICU — chaos — civil warfare,” he said.
Mr Cusack’s help comes within the wake of extreme protests in opposition to the Citizenship (Modification) Act in several components of the nation, together with Delhi, Assam, Hyderabad, Aligarh and Kolkata.
The Act handed within the winter session of Parliament seeks to grant Indian citizenship to refugees from Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Parsi and Christian communities coming from neighbouring international locations like Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh.