On a Constitution Day filled with irony, I have a piece in ThePrint on why we must *expect* individuals holding public office to behave in a constitutional manner.



Media coverage treats politics as a spectator sport...as entertainment where cleverness & shamelessness is cheered. This lowers & removes *expectations* that public officials observe constitutional norms.

We must bring back the expectations of constitutional behaviour.

Many media owners and media persons have a lot to answer for. History will not judge them kindly.

@nitin to accomplish that would not the discourse around chicanery need to be clear and precise instead of Newspeak?

@nitin Media coverage today depends on who is on the receiving end. It's not even irresponsible. It's criminally deliberate.

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