The myth of the new India

Pankaj Mishra’s Op-Ed in New York Times The Myth of the New India though has some very valid issues of concern in modern India, is largely couched in a language that is nothing but fearmongering.

Maid in Canada

Globe and Mail has an interesting article by Jan Wang – Maid in Canada. The article describes about the life of servant maids in Toronto. Though insightful in parts, this feeds largely to the streotypes.