This was a great read. Pretty emotional towards the end. I wish the author would explore more about the Aryan race stuff mentioned in the article. Maybe a followup? I think this has a lot of connections with the caste system that thrives in Indian culture, no matter where in the world they are.
This tastes wow!
It took almost 12 hours to marinate the chicken in a buttermilk batter (garlic, lemon, vinegar, soy sauce, chili powder, ginger paste, dry habanero). Then, I fried them to crisp the skin and get some caramelization.… » click to continue reading “Roasted Lemon Garlic Chicken with Potatoes, Onions & Carrots”
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“What happened here was the gradual habituation of the people, little by little, to being governed by surprise; to receiving decisions deliberated in secret; to believing that the situation was so complicated that the government had to act on information which the people could not understand, or so dangerous that, even if the people could not understand it, it could not be released because of national security. And their sense of identification with Hitler, their trust in him, made it easier to widen this gap and reassured those who would otherwise have worried about it.”