ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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A Cage Seeking a Bird

mind if that too has to be on state government money. Jyoti Basu has been around long enough 10 comprehend the realities creeping on him. These realities shape his decisions, and, it is important to add, his non-decisions. The catastrophe in east Europe and the Soviet Union makes his position somewhat more difficult. But it also vindicates him. It is not his fault if the circumstances conspire to invest him and his party with immortality, never mind the fate of the popular democratic revolution. And what business have those who have sold the country to foreigners, lock, stock and barrel, and without anyone's leave, to cast stones at the improvisations of West Bengals Left Front?

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