George Orwell 2.0 in Karnataka

During the high-voltage drama in Karnataka, a lot of terms pertaining to domestication were used—flock, herd, poaching, shepherd, horse trading, et al. Perhaps the English language was expressing itself the situation more aptly than its users were; they were shying away from speaking the truth: that people’s representatives have been tamed by party bosses.

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