National President @_SwarajIndia | Member @Swaraj_Abhiyan and @_JaiKisan
"The only way to respond to this historic setback is to face up to the mistakes of secularism and do a course correction. Abhay Dubey has started this conversation. Let us hope that this early silence would be followed by vigorous debates."
"By moving from ‘politically correct’ language to a historically correct account, this book helps us understand why Hindutva ideology has become commonsense and why secularism appears anti-Hindu." My article:
"Identifying and confronting the weaknesses of secular ideology and practice at this moment of its worst crisis must become a project of our times. This would be painful, but willingness to face it is a sign of confidence, evading a sure sign of death."
Worth a read, @AmitabhBehar on civil society's "disengagement with politics" which "is paving the road towards civil society’s marginalisation". The broader understanding of politics he refers to is what I call lokniti.
Breaking: Akhil Gogoi and two colleagues, in jail for over 200 days now, test postive for Covid-19. Serous concerns about deterioration in his condition for several weeks now, but no bail or hospital so far.
He has no intellectual stature. He has no administrative acumen. He has no moral authority. He is the enemy of the institution that he heads. JNU VC M. Jagdish Kumar must go! Retweet (not just "like") if you agree.
This is the "explanation" I have given my bank for making a small deposit today. Pl retweet if you agree