Police stop protesters during a demonstration at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Sunday

Police stop protesters during a demonstration at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Sunday - PTI

Police stop protesters during a demonstration at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Sunday - PTI

When a 71-year-old nun, who has dedicated her life to the service of society, is gangraped, it becomes a symbol of our collective shame.

The recent crisis in the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has cynics chuckling quietly to themselves. They insist that ideals and utopias are alien to politics.