Author: Linda Chhakchhuak

Linda Chhakchhuak is an independent Journalist and anthropologist, based in Shillong, Meghalaya
June 7, 2016 /

Leaders like Meghalaya CM Sangma believe that those who question his kind of thinking are “creating hopelessness and insecurity,” in common people’s minds and this view continues to gain currency promoted as it is by the mainstream media. The reality is that it is leaders like him who are reminiscent of the Pied Piper of Hamlin, leading the innocent over the cliff to their doom while the ruling class lives on their common properties.