Marriage Laws Shouldn’t Cater to “Social Realities”

Advocacy for imbalanced marriage laws often says that “social realities” must be taken into consideration. I disagree.

Many Hindus Secretly Admire Islam

Many Hindus make a big show of hating Islam. But the truth is they’re awestruck with admiration for the way Islam conducts itself in the world.

If you Can’t Tolerate Books, Stick to Nursery Rhymes

Trying to ban a book is the ultimate sign of intellectual dehydration. If you can’t argue with ideas, cover your ears and cry “la la la la”

Isn’t it Time we Got Rid of Our Traditions?

Our Indian “traditions” are the root cause of much continued suffering. Prejudices can die out over time, but traditions are deeply embedded thorns.

Do People Still Care about Caste?

Is caste still a big deal in today’s world? What information do people gain from it, and why don’t people just “promote” themselves?

Dear SC – We Want you to do your JOB!

The Indian Supreme court has FAILED to do its JOB. Section 377 is blatantly unconstitutional and the court is shirking its responsibilities

Stop Talking about “Africans” – Racism is Disgusting

Somnath Barti is a textbook racist. Referring to “Africans” or “Nigerians” or “Ugandans” is vile. Stop doing it.

Section 377 Affects You Too – Asaram Charged with “Oral Sex”

There’s a glaring hole in the arguments around Section 377. Everyone is so focused on whether homosexuality is “unnatural” and is “destroying Indian culture” that they’re missing the wood for the trees. Section 377 affects us all – both gay people and straight people. It makes illegal any so called “unnatural sexual” act which the […]

Modi, Tell me What you are FOR. Not what you are AGAINST

We already know the Congress is bad. Now tell me why we should vote for YOU. Otherwise my option is NOTA.

Modi’s Stalking. If you Point at Others You’re not Doing Him a Favor

Convince me that Modi was not complicit in the stalking. Don’t point fingers at the opposition. That’s not the way to win over people on the fence.