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Blindsided by Big Numbers: Looking Beyond Electoral Wins

tr.v. blind·sid·ed, blind·sid·ing, blind·sides. 1. To hit or attack on or from the blind side. 2. To catch or take unawares, especially with harmful or detrimental results Too much of a good thing, as the idiom goes, is bad. Excessively bright light can be more blinding than pitch darkness. The glare of the limelight, another …

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Victory celebrations begin in Aam Aadmi Party

Tracking the first month of the Aam Aadmi Party 2015 government in Delhi

I think the Aam Aadmi Party is an interesting experiment in democracy and self-rule. Last time the Aam Aadmi Party formed its minority government, I had tracked the concrete changes it brought about. This time, with a full government, the anticipation is that they will be able to do a lot more. I plan to …

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Open letter to Aam Aadmi Party after Lok Sabha Elections 2014 defeat

Dear friends, I had supported Aam Aadmi Party before the Delhi Elections, and now again before the Lok Sabha Elections, and as this stint of support comes to a close, there are a few hard truths (at least truths according to me) that need to be said. Firstly and most importantly, this is a categoric …

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