Stars speak on racism
Wednesday, June 03, 2009
The wave of Bollywood responses began, of course, with Amitabh Bachchan.
Over the last one year, Big B has become famous for his avid blogging, and his addressal of all issues, big and small through his blog.
First, he refused to accept an honorary doctorate being conferred upon him by an Australian university.
He later said, "I reacted emotionally. It was a personal decision. I didn't find it appropriate to accept an honour from a country where my countrymen were being dishonoured."