Cracking the cocoon
Why Mumbai anger is not just a knee-jerk reaction
by Dilip Cherian
DEMOCRACY is the art of running the circus from the monkey cage. But clearly our Union Home Minister didn’t quite make the ringmaster. Monkeying around with security did finally take its toll and his head has rolled. “Who will cry when you die?” though is probably the question that must have struck Shivraj Patil as he handed in his resignation, which was accepted with embarrassing alacrity.
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