You’d think that no argument could be made in favour of Mayawati’s Rs. 650 crore Ambedkar Park but you’d be wrong: Jaithirth Rao does just that in an Indian Express piece.

This is the kind of piece that might convert skeptics of free speech. I hope they see the point of free speech: It is to let everyone speak what is on their mind without fear of backlash — so we can separate the wise from the stupid.


I’ll give you a hint what’s wrong with the piece: Find the straw man.

Link via Mukta M.