November 28 in freethought history…

mmkalburgiNovember 28, 1938 – Indian academic and rationalist M. M. Kalburgi is born in Yaragal, British India. In 2014 he upset Hindu right-wingers by criticizing idol worship, going so far as to say “one can even urinate on idols.” In August 2015 he was assassinated in his home by an unidentified gunman. Kalburgi was 77.

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