Transcript of Arundhati Roy’s “Seditious” Speech

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Arundhati Roy (via Wikipedia)

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.

Here’s the transcript of the speech.

You can watch the videos from the conference here.

And here is ScarletGuju’s recent post about “sedition” in the Indian Penal Code.

Read. Watch. Read some more. And judge for yourself.