Christopher Hitchens - journalist, writer, debater, Anti-thiesist (as against mere atheist) died of cancer three weeks ago - on 15th December, 2011. Vishu Menon admired Hitchens greatly, but also was hurt by his support for the senseless US war on Iraq.
“What was the book that won Pearl S.Buck a Nobel Prize?”, he asked a group of fellow students chatting away outside the lecture hall.. “Good Earth”, said some. “No,” said Babu Paul, a stickler for details. “The Good Earth. And her other works.” All of us in the Pre-university class in Union Christian College, Alwaye … Continue reading ASIANET, BABU PAUL AND THE CHURCH