‘Why Are We Being Told What to Say, What to Eat, When to Stand’: A.P. Shah on False Nationalism

The Wire reports: A.P. Shah, former chairman of the 20th Law Commission of India and chief justice of the Delhi high court, spoke at the recently-held M.N. Roy memorial lecture in New Delhi. The Wire is reproducing excerpts from his speech, a strong indictment of the growing attacks on civil liberties in the name of nationalism. § "A parochial, selfish, narrow-minded nationalism has caused so much misfortune and misery to the world. A mad and exaggerated form of this cult of nationalism is today running rampant...." - Auto summarized by Younews. Click source or reader for more.
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