Language (as the) Problem

Tamilians will now have to learn Hindi,

And every Bombayite, er, Mumbaikar, Marathi.

What we should first learn, you know,

Is that lesson called humanity.

Inspired by the Central government’s ongoing efforts to enforce Hindi as the national language (which makes sense – on paper) and the Maharashtra government’s recent announcement to only issue future auto-rickshaw permits to drivers who speak the state language, Marathi

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s