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Fear, Begone: article by Salini Johnson
opptunity.com/ymtw-2011/2011/11/fear-begone/ It is written in white on an olive green background board erected at Nathula Pass, traversing the Old Silk Route, that, “Sleep peacefully at your homes, Indian Army is guarding the frontiers”. The first time I saw this, instead of feeling reassured, I was perplexed. Why should we be scared of our neighbours? Granted that there are physical, cultural and geographical differences between various groups of people living in varied regions of the globe, but these are purely evolutionary variations. In essence, we are all made of flesh and blood and, as far as a rational mind can see, we all are children of Mother Earth meant to coexist peacefully. Then why is Man so intent on securing his ‘borders’ day and night?
Read More and post your comments at http://www.opptunity.com/ymtw-2011/2011/11/fear-begone/ (by S. L. Faisal)
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