Day: February 18, 2012

Shot-circuited !

Credit: TOI: Who would have thought patriarchy could come in the way of the rehabilitation of female drug users? In Manipur, it does Esther lives in Churachandpur , around 65 km from Imphal, the capital of Manipur . She is what is referred to, in technical parlance , as a […]

The problem in public life isn’t Islam, but religion itself

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/doug-saunders/the-problem-in-public-life-isnt-islam-but-religion-itself/article2342413/ Doug Saunders We always knew it could happen: A devout Muslim heads a conservative political party that takes office in a multicultural Western country, then leads a campaign to enforce mandatory prayer and to lobby for religious-based values and laws. How will people react? Well, it happened in Britain […]