Also read this excellent post by @pragmatic_d of The Indian National Interest – it’s what triggered the thought for this toon, but I didn’t take the thought further. I hope this latest Maoist attack is a wake up call for the apologists.
To quote 3 tweets that reflect the pain, the frustration and outrage we feel:
It has become our pastime, as we pour our frustration of non-action against the Naxals by deriding (Arundhati) Roy
You would NEVER rationalise violence if it happened to you or someone you loved. SO STOP. Today
Many families won’t sleep tonight. Neither should you. On that note, have a sleepless night