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Amita Shah

Sonia as interim president only deepens the Congress crisis

Lessons for India today from Mandela’s long walk to freedom

For a start, our leaders can emulate his impeccably courteous style of addressing their political rivals. Whether in power, or out of power

Shalom Al Yisrael

A survival saga bookended by history and memory

Space Age Nationalist

In Modi’s India, the maximum leader is the most dutiful nationalist who makes the best use of democracy

Brexit Lessons

When parliament subverts popular choice

Hope and Heartbreak

A compelling account of India’s battle against HIV

In Cold Blood

Theranos tells a cautionary tale for unicorn mythmakers

Some Fake News Lasts For Ever

Homo Sapiens is a post-truth species, whose power depends on creating and believing fictions

The Strongman Fetish

But we didn’t call the strongest of them strongmen then


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