"Wading neck deep in a swamp, your revolver is neither use nor ornament until you have had time to clean it" Mary H. Kingsley (1897)


Come the Revolution

Kerala has its own style of politics.

The Communist Party and Congress Party tend to alternate in power.

Trades Unions are vocal. Daily life is punctuated by strikes, hartals and bandhs.

Some political parties enjoy strong support

Others have had their day

Or long since lost their appeal

But as a child, my revolutionary inspiration was this: