This thing about Swaraj needs to come to a head. I've been debating offline with an Arvind Kejrwal "supporter" who is surprised that I don't "get" it that Swaraj is a great idea. Here's an extract from my response Swaraj is a total non-starter without clarification […]
I'm not surprised that senior executives of Tata and Infosys, etc. are happy to fund corrupt Congress and BJP (I'm not sure how much but I suspect quite a bit – let like them to declare their political funding) but not those who oppose corruption. […]
Every now and then, people scold me for not praising Arvind Kejriwal enough, or for trying to challenge some of his ideas and actions. […]
Dear Friends, I am delighted to say that ToI blogs will now feature some of my posts on politics, history and related topics on their site. Here is the first one, which went live earlier today..Enjoy and pl do share any comments – either here, or over at the ToI blog. Thanks for your unstinted support and encouragement as always..Jai Hind, Jai Bharat!
ENTER THE POLITICIAN: Arvind Kejriwal’s Coming-out Party
Amid the high-drama, turnarounds and volte-face by key members of IAC in the last few days, one thing has become clear: that the …
Anna Hazare is a shrewd political strategist. He consciously exploited the esteem in which Mahatma Gandhi is held in India to raise his own image in the public mind. Behind the stage during his fast, he put up a MASSIVE photo of Gandhi. I objected sternly to this (in an old blog post). For Anna […]