PEOPLE WHO INSPIRE ME
- •EVR PeriyarTamil rationalist, feminist and much more in the early 1900 till his death. Way ahead of his time
- •Neil Degrasse TysonExtremely passionate about science and great spokesperson for it. A total hero
- •Thomas PaineAmazing leader. Responsible for the world's first secular democracy.
- •Richard DawkinsRead his book The selfish genes. Great evolutionary biologist
- •Dr. B.R AmbedkarFought through the most repressive systems in the world. Big contribution to the laws of the biggest democracy in the world (India). Well read, articulate and extremely knowledgeable. Stays an inspiration for many progressive people even now.
- •Christopher HitchensFamously called The Hitch. Never backed down from a fight. Always stood against charlatans and frauds. You may not agree with everything he says and his politics. He was a great writer and a wonderful debater.
- •Richard StallmanFree Software Philosophy and privacy champion. A bit of a eccentric but rightfully remains so which has resulted in the survival of the free software movement for so many years. All developers and especially startups should be thankful to him for his ideas kick started to what now has made software companies free from torture of closed applications and related financial problems. Thank goodness for GNU/Linux
- •Linus TorvaldLinux 😄
- •IilayarajaAn answer from the Tamil speaking community to Hans Zimmer