Rajdeep Sardesai, Padmavati and straw man fallacy1 min read

Here is what Rajdeep Sardesai had, to say about the protests against the movie padmavati. His argument is completely reasonable. If I oppose something on the basis that my sentiments are hurt, I have to agree with anyone who opposes something using the same argument. Or else admit that I am a hypocrite. But in […]

Padmavati and freedom of expression1 min read

“Intellectuals” in TV studios argued for artistic freedom of the makers of the movie Padmavati. Let’s take a look at some of their arguments. 1. You cannot limit artistic freedom If I decided to make a film on some prophet and show whatever my take on that person is, will you support me? Could you […]