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Anti-NaMo Elevator, straight to the TOP!

“Journalism should be practiced like a honey bee & not a housefly,  as houseflies sit on filth and spread it around. And, journalists should be like bees, productive, but capable of retorting with a sting, when needed." "Journalism should not spare people, who don’t think in the nation’s interest."
~ Narendra Modi
India's Government Is Becoming Increasingly Antiscience Scientists join writers, artists and historians in protesting the Modi government’s growing interference in academic affairs
By Apoorva Mandavilli on February 3, 2016



First up, and as always, little bit about the author, only to get a 360 degree perspective. The bio on the website of Ms. APOORVA MANDAVILLI says, and I quote:
“I’m a science journalist. I write and edit articles on a wide range of topics, but I’m particularly drawn to infectious diseases, the brain, public health and policy.” Going by her earlier writings across various on-line platforms and her own blog, I did not find ONE single “Poli…