Plebiscites are dangerous and problematic because you are letting the zeitgeist of a given moment in history and the whims and passions of that moment to influence the fate of nations, and national boundaries for centuries to come.
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Makkal Needhi Maiam leader Kamal Hassan at an event in Chennai yesterday: Why India is not holding a plebiscite in Kashmir? What are they (Indian government) afraid of?

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In reply to @shrikanth_krish
As Edmund Burke articulated, civilization is not the work of a single generation. It is a contract between the past, the present and the future So the "present" influenced by the zeitgeist, has no right to impose radical changes driven by its whims on generations to come
In reply to @shrikanth_krish
You're expecting too much from somebody who's famous for faking emotions.
Only need to look at the Brexit mess. Should put the world off referendums forever
In reply to @shrikanth_krish
are you sure that his demand is a result of whims & passion of this moment & has nothing to do with 30 year of brutal war with endless cycle of violence??
In reply to @shrikanth_krish
Yeah exactly. Look at the mess UK is in currently.
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