Looking Away (KINDLE)

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Looking Away

Looking Away Summary ✓ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Read Looking Away This feeble blemished light this dawn mangled by night this is not the morning we had all so longed for Faiz Ahmed FaizIn the two decades since the early 1990s when India confirmed its allegiance to the Free Market of its citizens have become marginalized than ever before and society has become sharply riven than everIn 'Looking Away' Harsh Mander ranges wide to record and analyse the many different fault lines which crisscross Indian society todayThere is increasing prosperity among the middle classes. There is enough scope to find faults with occasionally shoddy editing and the surfeit of statistics But what shines throughout the 400 page tome is the noble vision and the compassionate underpinnings of the writing Harsh Mander writes on almost all social issues affecting India under the sun from prejudice against minorities to the plight of the homeless in New Delhi from domestic workers to farmer suicides He makes a strong case for social solidarity and believes sincerely that a caring and just state is meaningless if it is not set in a caring and just societyFree market advocates have lots to disagree with the solutions given by the author but even they will be forced to accept that this is the work of noble intentions by a gentleman who walks the talk

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Looking Away Summary ✓ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Read Looking Away Olerant oneHowever as Harsh Mander points out what most stains society today is the erosion in the imperative for sympathy both at the state and individual levels a crumbling that is principally at the base of the vast ineuities which afflict India Exhaustive in its scope impassioned in its arguments and rigorous in its scholarship 'Looking Away' is a sobering checklist of all the things we must collectively get right if India is to become the country that was promised in eual measure to all its citize. Looking Away is undoubtedly one of the most stirring books I ve ever encountered Every page was wrought with incidents and analysis of the same which managed to jolt my conscience as a reader and a spectator Harsh Mander has managed to pen down a book which is not only simplistic enough for anyone to comprehend but oozes a call for action via compassion He manages to urge his readers into waking up from their slumbers of apathy and to respond to the distress of the underprivileged instead of merely looking away He is a man who is not afraid of the State or the empowered As it is stated in one of the accounts If you are doing the right thing how can you be afraid The book is not only full of incidents recounting the utmost cruelties that can be inflicted by a human being but also the capacity of the goodness that resides in a person We are capable of invoking either it is wholly up to us to choose regardless of the society which ends up shaping us I would recommend this book to everyone out there God knows we need a bit of goodness in this climate of hatred PS Anyone countering the book saying that it s anti Modi propaganda well if that s your sole takeaway from this then it s a real pity

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Looking Away Summary ✓ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Read Looking Away But also a corresponding intolerance for the less fortunate Poverty and homelessness are also on the rise both in urban and rural settings but not only has the state abandoned its responsibility to provide for those afflicted the middle class too now avoids even the basic impulses of sharing And with the sharp Rightward turn in politics minority communities are under serious threat their very status as citizens in uestion as a belligerent monolithic idea of the nation takes the place of an inclusive t. Just remove the anti modi bias this diluted the impact of the book and this is the book I wanted to write This will change the way you look at the poverty and our response to poverty


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    Looking Away (KINDLE) Read Looking Away One of the reasons I picked up Harsh Mander’s book “Looking Away” is that I did not resonate with the author’s ideology when I heard his lecture It was difficult for me to believe that someone can operate from a space where he believes that giving and not necessarily enabling is a way to help the underprivileged For the longest time I wasn’t able to come to terms with how I felt after the lecture because it made me challenge my

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    Read Looking Away Looking Away (KINDLE) There is enough scope to find faults with occasionally shoddy editing and the surfeit of statistics But what shines throughout the 400 page t

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    Summary Í PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Harsh Mander Looking Away (KINDLE) Harsh Mander ´ 0 Summary Just remove the anti modi bias this diluted the impact of the book and this is the book I wanted to write This will change the way you look at the poverty and our response to poverty

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    Looking Away (KINDLE) Beyond its panoramic scan of the key social and economic issues confronting India Harsh Mander's un academic yet evidence rich writing reminds us that compassion and dignity are as critical as justice and liberty in addressing them His first hand experience in tribal communities amidst communal carnage and in the worlds of the bure

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    Read Looking Away Looking Away (KINDLE) Harsh has probably done the one word that I found scarce in narratives in political discussions around India Its called justice The brilliance of this book is it hits you when he narrates the real life drama I could barely keep it away His casting of middle class as selfish for their own needs is correct The book is replete with facts and figures It has had a profound impact on me

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    Looking Away (KINDLE) Grab a copy of it and just read it I can't say than this

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    Harsh Mander ´ 0 Summary Looking Away (KINDLE) Looking Away is undoubtedly one of the most stirring books I’ve ever encountered Every page was wrought with incidents and analysis of the same which managed to jolt my conscience as a reader and a spectator Harsh Mande

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    Read Looking Away Looking Away (KINDLE) After reading this book every time you look away you will realize you are looking away Read this book to know ho

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    Looking Away (KINDLE) It is a must read for every Indian It is divided into 3 parts Many exiles of India's poor The legitimization of prejudice The imperative for Public compassion In many exiles of India's poor the author describes how we take poverty for granted There is a paragraph India's poor face many exiles They are exiled from the consciences of

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