The Process is Part of the Punishment:
Arundhati Roy Jailed for Thinking Differently
Internationally renowned author
Arundhati Roy is a vocal critic of the Indian government's anti-democratic
policies, most recently in regard to the controversial Narmada Dam
project. Roy was jailed over her affidavit comments to the Indian
Supreme Court wherein she called attention to "a
disquieting inclination on the part of the court to silence criticism and
muzzle dissent, to harass and intimidate those who disagree with
The Center for Cognitive Liberty & Ethics
support Roy's assertion of free speech in the face of India's
institutionalized repression of dissident thinkers.
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