Arundhati Roy, the author of the timeless classic, The God of Small Things, reports from the ground floor in India. The price of survival is too high. Free markets, political strongmen, and corporations run India.

A public health catastrophe happens when safety nets don’t exist or get removed by the government—while the powerful and wealthy stand by only needing private jets to escape responsibility.

Pray for India.

Arundhati Roy essay