Consider this : You are from a religion X, living in a Y-dominated neighbourhood with a not-so-enlightened population (I’m tempted to call them ‘idiots’, but let’s skip that for the sake of political correctness). The Y community’s place of worship keeps buzzing with insanely loud loudspeakers for a large part…


Source: https://www.intelligentspeculation.com/blog/false-equivalence

As promised in my previous story , I’m back with part-2 of the series — “The art of drawing false equivalences”. In this story, we would try to uncover the false equivalences/narratives used by right-wing and its supporters in India. Without further ado, let’s get straight to the points.

  1. Anti-BJP…


Source: https://www.intelligentspeculation.com/blog/false-equivalence

People are amazing. Not positively every time, though. Social media nowadays has dedicated pages for certain movements, and there is an ‘attempt’ at bringing change in the society. Opinions are interchanged via social media discussions, and more often than not, the either side carries its own opinion back home. To…


Disclaimer: This article, written by me, was originally published via Public Policy Club BITS Pilani . I’m re-posting the article here through my personal account.

The abrogation of Article 370 and Article 35A in August 2019 and the subsequent lockdown in Jammu & Kashmir drew a lot of criticism from…

Komal Vasudeva

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