Sudershan Rao

The past can sneak up upon you. Credit: zehawk/Flickr CC-BY-NC-ND 2.0

Aspirational India and the Ruses of History

The thumping victory of the BJP in 2014 creased the foreheads of many people, including those who are now symbolically protesting by returning their awards. There was, after all, the past experience of the earlier BJP-led NDA regime, with the rewriting of history textbooks still fresh in their minds. The campaign which Dinanath […]