Read “India Home Rule,” by Mohandas Gandhi, “Speech to the Muslim League,” by Muhammad Ali Jinnah, and watch the today’s lectures. Then answer the following questions (be sure to write in your own words):
· What is the basis for Gandhi’s faith that Hindus and Muslims will be able to live together in peace in India?
· Why does Jinnah have so little hope that Hindus and Muslims will ever be able to live together peacefully in a united India?
· What was the process of decolonization in India?
Listen to “Heatwave,” by Martha and the Vandella’s ( YouTube video hereLinks to an external site. ) and then respond the the following questions.
· What emotions does this song produce?
· Why do you think the artist wrote this song? What clues suggest this?
· What does this song tell you about what life was like in this period of history?