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Jul 17, 2019
Miyah poetry backlash exemplifies the powerful forces unleashed when a group identity is under threatThe idea that people have to pledge loyalty to an official language and may not even write poems in their own language — as seen in the backlash to Miyah poetry — seems pretty extreme by exclusionary standards
Jul 10, 2019
The robotics and AI revolution will, like climate change, disrupt life as we know it; what future will it herald for humans?A future in which automatons do most of work as we know it is nigh. Since work is either physical or mental, and the automatons will increasingly be capable of both, it will be difficult if not impossible for most humans to move to a higher niche in the job market.
Jul 03, 2019
Dalai Lama's comment on refugee crisis illuminates what's at the heart of anti-migrant sentimentWithout clarity on the idea of what it is about a culture and a people that requires a homeland, thorny questions surrounding migration and identity will continue to trouble the world.
Jun 26, 2019
Jharkhand mob lynching: Social media, TV news and lack of faith in institutions eroding individual identities, moralityLast week in Jharkhand, Tabrez Ansari, a young man in his 20s who worked as a welder in Pune, was caught by a mob who suspected him of being a thief and beaten to within an inch of his life over a period of several hours.
Jun 19, 2019
West Bengal doctors' stir brings into focus India's habit of embracing empty gestures rather than substantial solutionsIncidents of assaults on doctors at government hospitals, which are horribly overcrowded and frightening places for patients, have unfortunately been common across the country for many years.
Jun 12, 2019
Aliens abducting AN-32 aircraft to heat wave theory, Indian television news media serves up conspiracies with elanIn the past few days, the excellent media has brought to us at least two extraordinary stories that would otherwise have remained hidden from us because of the bias of the remaining presstitutes in the (poorly) Paid Media, namely: that aliens had abducted the AN-32 aircraft of the Indian Air Force that went missing in Arunachal Pradesh; and that North India is terribly hot because of our enemies, the evil Pakistanis, who are causing hot weather here. They are clearly succeeding in this nefarious design because the temperature reached a hellish 48 degrees in the holy city of Delhi, where so many sages live.