Pleased that the first excerpt of my new book, "Our Own Worst Enemy," appears today in
@TheAtlantic. It's about the manipulation of nostalgia and human suffering to make us believe that democracy has failed, "a cynical and immense lie" we must reject.
#Article370Abrogation | Only a widely uninformed Indian civil society can rejoice in such an exercise in futility & not see the cynical search for political gains that is its aim.
Mridu Rai writes (Aug 30, 2019).
https://frontline.thehindu.com/cover-story/kashmir-history-of-betrayals/article29053014.ece … #Kashmir
James Gunn on Martin Scorsese: “He’s one of the greatest filmmakers who’s ever existed. I love his movies. I can watch his movies with no problem. And he said a lot of things I agree with. There are a lot of things that are true about what he said.” (https://theplaylist.net/james-gunn-martin-scorsese-marvel-comments-20210804/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter …)