Tanmoy Goswami
Nov 22, 2016 · 1 min read

Phenomenal. I was teaching a class today on storytelling in the post-truth world at an all-women’s business school in Delhi. And I was trying to drive home a similar message: that nothing will be the same any more. But because of most people’s tendency to normalize things like this, some of the women were struggling to understand why this episode is such a watershed. After all, this is not the first time a demagogue swayed large masses. Or the more seductively packaged story won the war over public imagination. I am going to share this post with them.