Comment on the Trade Union Strike

ON VIOLENCE

The headlong stream is termed violent
But the river bed hemming it in is
Termed violent by no one.

The storm that bends the birch trees
Is held to be violent
But how about the storm
That bends the backs of the roadworkers?

(Bertolt Brecht, c. 1930)

Whose bandh is it anyway? Video: NDTV.com

Whose bandh is it anyway? Video: NDTV.com.