Solidarity, speaking up for others is more important than ever. But that too has become a perilous activity, says the acclaimed writer.
The educationist challenged patriarchal societal norms, religious orthodoxy and the arbitrary exercise of power by the state. She was a positive disruptor of the status quo of Kerala society.
Think Darwin, but Marie Curie. Shakespeare, but Arundhati Roy. Federer, but Serena Williams.
The next time you hear some vapid diatribe about ethical businesses and market-based solutions, don’t be afraid to shut it down.