They have become extremely predictable, taking one step at a time, but each step ever so sure. The new moralists are so determined to redefine our values and to blunt our conscience that they will not relent. Back in 2015, the Gays and Lesbians confronted a three-judge bench at the High Court with a case contesting the refusal by the NGO Board to register their organisation. The learned judges ruled that the LGBT have a right of association under the constitution – thereby extending a major concession to the group. I argued then in this space that the seemingly small concession was akin to the nose of the camel gaining entry into the Arab’s tent.
January 28 / Standard Media