Why do Indians display cultural and historical amnesia regarding their own past? What historical processes have led to the situation where we must constantly feel stunted by a “deeply implanted sense of degradation and inferiority”?
In the noise that words with wide circulation receive, their representation is often distorted. ‘Decolonization’ is one such word. Here we share a personal footprint as the writer looks back at his earliest memories, and outlines some essential ramp ways we all can use.