There is a perception that some of our humanists are mouthpieces of our enemies funded by the enemies. Do you think so?
The job of a humanist is to critique his own government and point out when their own nation- in the name of fighting terrorism- resorts to the same, if not worst- methods by terrorists themselfs.
I was especially shell shocked over the SAlwa JUlum movement, as to how a democratic government could sink to the lows of employing underage children as combatants, and how the govt of India could send those mercenaries to just clear out INDIAN villages deemed "sympathetic" to Maoists and have them forcefully relocated in CRPF camps.
And even in HINDU paper it came out recently that CRPF personnel would often force the locals into voting even if it meant beating them unconcious if they didn't show their voters stamp when asked.
As u can see w/ Salwa JUlum and the Indian govt in Tribal areas in general, the govt has applied WAY ...more