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The Great Betrayal T. SHER SINGH
There is no need for you to send help, the Indians said, everything is in control in India. The stories you hear are exaggerated; everything has been taken care of, all those affected have gone home. All's well ...
Songs of Blood:
Khoon ke Sohele
Every time we Sikhs rise in prayer, whether it be a joyous occasion or solemn, we pay homage to the innocent Sikhs of 1984.
The Heirs of Mir Mannu:
How The Oppressors in India Keep on Mowing ... and Sowing
T. SHER SINGH
"The more he mows us, the more we grow."
"The silent streets / Unmetalled with / Compassion / Strewn with jagged / Broken pieces of / Hatred ..."
A Tale of Two Cities:
Carnage in Kishinev, Butchery in Delhi
"It is the tongue of every ghost / Of every maid and every crone / Of every mother and every child ..."
SMEARS OF SAFFRON:
Another 'Ode' to Indian Nationalism
"Naked you stand in the
harsh light / Avarice, hatred your
eyes reveal ..."
All of India, Not Just the Survivors, Needs to Mourn 1984 An Interview by MALINI NAIR
"One does not decide to visit 1984. 1984 keeps visiting us ..."
An 'Ode' to Indian Nationalism
I have washed the shame / Of a million frenzied
couplings / Off your body and your
The Killing Fields of Delhi
"Veer, I say / That is not your Dilli / Or mine ..."
What Does Diwali Mean for Sikhs? T. SHER SINGH
When I was a child, nothing grabbed the imagination of a child more than the magic and joie de vivre of Diwali.