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Multiculturally Yours

Multiculturally Yours
Multiculturally Yours
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On this Independence Day, we the people of India should consider with some degree of satisfaction that while Britain, Europe and the United States are seriously contemplating new restrictions on civil liberties their citizens formerly enjoyed, our blessed republic is relatively uncontaminated by this virus of illiberalism. Once upon a time, not long ago, Great Britain basked in the triumph of multiculturalism. The British pointed out with great pride that they had managed to create a uniquely tolerant society in which the melting pot idea was conspicuous by its absence. Immigrants lived fearlessly in accordance with their religious beliefs and cultural values, yet contributed substantially to making the sceptred isle a healthier, brighter, more vibrant and intellectually robust land. Sadly, multiculturalism has today become a dirty word, a source of many British troubles, a phenomenon which has enabled Muslim suicide bombers to do their dirty work on London's clean streets. Prime...
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