The Indian government seems to be at pains to demonstrate that, contrary to all the hype, it isn’t nearly as democratic as it thinks it is, by charging Arundhati Roy with “sedition” for a speech she delivered at a recent conference in Delhi.
You can watch the videos from the conference here.
Read. Watch. Read some more. And judge for yourself.
- Does Criticizing India Count as Sedition? Arundhati Roy Will Find Out (blogs.wsj.com)
- Indian Author Arundhati Roy In Trouble Over Kashmir Remarks (huffingtonpost.com)
- Book Arundhati for anti-India speech: Court (ibnlive.in.com)
- India may prosecute writer Arundhati Roy (thehimalayantimes.com)