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Narayani Anand

Reporter, feminist, poet and political observer.

Reporter, feminist, poet and political observer. Knowledge-soaking sponge. When not involved in sociopolitical debate, can be found gorging on fat-rich Punjabi food and theorising on the nature of the universe.

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Chetan Bhagat's 'Anatomy of a Liberal' Is The Autopsy of Logic

Chetan Bhagat, in his recent column "Anatomy of a Liberal", has proven yet again why he is by far the worst thing to have happened to the world of writing. Bhagat presents his myopic view with a deluded sense of self-righteousness that immunises the right wing against any criticism. Essentially, he says: the middle to lower middle classes make the "nationalists", and, therefore, represent "real India", while the liberals are a bunch of tea-in-china-cup elites, their lives devoid of struggle, and are, therefore, clueless about what India needs.
16/11/2015 8:16 AM IST