Posts Tagged Indian Writers’ Charade
What is tolerance? What is neo-colonialism? These terms need not be re-defined here as a lot of literature already exists on the subject. Interested people can use the available literature to better appreciate the emerging challenges. Direct military takeover (Imperialism), political takeover ( hegemony), economic takeover (market globalization), and religious takeover (conversions by force or inducement) are part of human history by now. Almost every country has experienced one or more of these. What has not been understood, appreciated, critiqued and assessed is the new form of imperialism that has almost captured the whole world. It is cultural takeover (writers, poets, critics, dramatists, film producers, journalists and all media formats). Its potent bomb is a simple word: tolerance.