Bigger than the Sum of his Imperfections

It is perhaps the fate of all great democratic statesmen that in the shadow of their achievement it is also possible to draw an indictment against them. This is true of Lincoln and Roosevelt, as it is of Nehru.

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The economics of discrimination and a tailor-made Hollywood script

“We regret to inform you that we hire only non-Muslim candidates,” a human resources executive at a Mumbai-based firm wrote last week to a stunned job applicant, Zeeshan Ali Khan.

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