Ma Jian’s resistance fiction
It’s now Delhi’s moment to move past a fading US and a belligerent China for a leading global role
America has taken upon itself this last decade to reshape the world in its own disfigured image. Will it spend the next decade recoiling from the result?
Some dreams can be dangerous. Especially ones that are not drawn from any sort of reality. Like India’s fixation with being a grand player on the world stage.
With China snatching pole position from the US, all bets are off. But we saw it coming—two decades ago.