28 January, 2021

Why We Love To Hate Outlook

'Why does your magazine have to be so hopelessly one-sided?'

Why We Love To Hate Outlook

I have been reading Outlook since its first issue. But slowly it turned to encouraging anti-India propaganda in the garb of anti-establishment ideas, one example being 36 pages in one issue to Arundhati Roy. I do not believe it was freedom of expression, it was sedition. Why should we suffer self-promoted intellectuals like Ashish Khetan, Kumar Ketkar, Mani Shankar Aiyar etc? Even your editorial contributors don’t have balanced views. All issues of Outlook are mostly full of negativity, cynicism and strong anti-Hindu views. For you, industrialists are not wealth-, revenue- or job-creators but exploiters. Votebank politicians exploiting caste and religion are feted, but those who talk development are derided. You talk of rights only, but forget duties. In a globalised world, you praise Communist China, but won’t allow the same practices in India. You talk about exploitation of labour,...



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