[Reprint Post] Are We a Serious People?

A version of this Post was published on Andhra Cultural Portal on March 12, 2014 Outsiders play Indians like pawns… They know how easily Indians can be taken in through deception and praise. Chhatrapati Shivaji is reputed to have said that the British are the most dangerous of enemies because they “kill by tickling”, i.e flattery. more »