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March 10, 2010

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I had seen this documentary on Google video few months ago and was impressed by its simplicity. Whenever I see this video, it reminds me that human don't take lessons from history. Anyone knowing rise of fascism will see the analogy of fascist thoughts and rise of Narendera modi.Thanks for giving writeup on such an important issue.

Thanks for posting this.

At the end of the movie, I felt a sense of overwhelming sadness and despair. The little child who wants to grow up and become a soldier in order to avenge the killings of his family members just broke my heart.

I too learnt a lot from this - especially about how the machinery of hatred is built up. In the end though, I felt helpless. Other than mouthing platitudes, I don't think I can do much to change anything.

Thank you for posting this insightful and eye-opening documentary.

The extent of state planning and direct political involvement in the Gujarat riots is really chilling. I don't know what is more crushing to me: that those seeking power can manipulate people to commit such savage atrocities, or that people hold such strong prejudices that make them susceptible to such manipulation. What is abundantly clear is that the most vulnerable members of our democracy can be summarily destroyed by those higher up, with little hope for justice.

Thank you for your appreciation.

May I invite everyone here to connect with me
Twitter: @rakeshfilm
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Or Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/rakeshfilm/

Rakesh Sharma

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