An Insult to Peace, Non-Violence and Economic Justice
"Merely going to Raj Ghat doesn't make him (Bush) a votary of peace. His faith in war and weapon supremacy is to be criticised."
-Tushar Gandhi, Mahatma Gandhi's great-grandson
""The only way that Bush can honor Gandhi is by showing greater compassion for the poor people of the world and not by laying a wreath at his memorial."
-Arun Gandhi, Mahatma Gandhi's grandson and founder of the M.K. Gandhi Institute for Nonviolence
"First they tried to see whether he would address Parliament, but most of the MPs said they would heckle and boycott so that was canceled. So now he will be speaking in the zoo - to some eminent people and some caged animals. I don't know if the lions can disagree, the cockatoos might say they are against globalization. It's really kind of funny."
-Arundhati Roy, activist and writer