A Tale of Three Leaders

S Prasannarajan

Trump, Johnson, Modi and the politics of change

The Modi Rate of Popularity

A self-referential leader who has built his entire moral system on his biography sets himself apart not as the excellent but as the exemplary

Between Lives and Livelihoods

The former had to be given priority

Lockdown Leadership

Forty days of hard choices between saving lives and avoiding economic ruin

Leadership Lessons

A hard political decision saved the day—to a great extent

Death of the Hero

And the virtues of collective action

Fraught States

The trouble in believing that constitutional crises around the world are symptoms of the same disease

Back to Gandhi, Desperately

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


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