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By.R.Jagadeeswara Rao.

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Of  ‘Freedom of Speech” and ‘Freedom after Speech’

Of late there has been talk of threat to ‘freedom of speech’ which was guaranteed by our Constitution. The latest being by the Opposition Leader (Congress) Mrs Sonia Gandhi. As part of her speech in the Lok Sabha, to mark 75th year of Quit India movement, she said “secularism and free speech are in danger. If we have to preserve freedom, we will have to defeat forces endangering it’.

Now let us recall the statements and observations of some leaders who matter.

Some time back, the Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal called the democratically elected Prime Minister a country of 1.3 billion people ‘psychopath and coward’. Nothing had happened to him.So Arvid Kejriwal has not only ‘freddo .......

politicians..right to change opinon

 By R.Jagadeeswara Rao.

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" Politician's Right to Change Opinion"

‘Politicians should keep changing opinions’ These immortals lines penned by the great dramatist and litterateur Sri Gurajada Appa Rao in his immortal play “Kanyasulkam” more than hundred years back, is, amazingly, applicable to the present day politicians. A classic example is what had unfolded, with break-neck speed, in the state of Bihar just a couple of days back. Patna, once called Pataliputram, which was the seat of many a legendary king, saw how top politicians change their opinions and brazenly and unashamedly justify their change of opinion.

Gireesam, an inimitable character created by the author in Kanyasulakm, declared himself ‘anti-nautch’ and ‘Nepolean of anti-nautch’. But he had had a liking for ‘Ma .......

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