Daily Archives: 07/05/2020


7/5/2020 Inside Story, Sion Hospital-22 We have all been going through this pandemic, affecting the world in its brutal ways, and made us standstill. Disturbing for each one in different ways. Things are different in different parts of India. In Mumbai, it’s the side which you may not have seen and I wish you never […]

Professor of stupidity

On this past International Holocaust Remembrance Day, I reread a bit of Bertrand Russell. In 1933, dismayed at the Nazification of Germany, the philosopher wrote “The Triumph of Stupidity,” attributing the rise of Adolf Hitler to the organized fervor of stupid and brutal people—two qualities, he noted, that “usually go together.” He went on to make one […]