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1 Achilles Tang  Tue, Jan 1, 2013 5:22:53pm

More religious sorry religious bigotry couched in intellectual words that make it seem as if this is just a natural course of humanity. Perhaps it is.

2 Dark_Falcon  Tue, Jan 1, 2013 5:34:33pm

It's worth noting that an Indian publication would have reason to depict Pakistan in a bad light. That must be remembered when reading this piece.

3 Achilles Tang  Tue, Jan 1, 2013 5:50:10pm

Conservatives have a reason to depict liberals in a bad light, and vice versa. I suppose one should bear that in mind when reading anything.

4 lostlakehiker  Tue, Jan 1, 2013 6:21:32pm

From the perspective of "Indian Defense Reviews", of course Pakistan is dangerous. But there are many statements of fact here which seem intended for the education, not the rousing, of its readers. The authors believe them to be true, in other words, and expect the readers to find them helpful in understanding the situation.

The article criticizes some of India's policies. It's not a pure exercise in jingoism.

5 Dark_Falcon  Wed, Jan 2, 2013 6:38:05am

re: #4 lostlakehiker

From the perspective of "Indian Defense Reviews", of course Pakistan is dangerous. But there are many statements of fact here which seem intended for the education, not the rousing, of its readers. The authors believe them to be true, in other words, and expect the readers to find them helpful in understanding the situation.

The article criticizes some of India's policies. It's not a pure exercise in jingoism.

Oh, I agree with that.


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