Aakash Singh Rathore is a philosopher of international repute. He has authored/edited 20 books on political philosophy, law, literature, sports, and wine. These include B.R. Ambedkar: The Quest for Justice (5 vols, 2020); Series Editor, Rethinking India (14 vols, 2019-20); author of Ambedkar’s Preamble: A Secret History of the Constitution of India (2020), and B.R. Ambedkar: A Biography (forthcoming). He has taught at JNU, Universities of Delhi, Rutgers, Penn, Toronto, Humboldt Berlin and LUISS Rome. He is also India’s No.3 Ironman triathlete, and a social media influencer: his blog Mind & Muscle has nearly 1.5 lakh followers and his YouTube channel has 2 lakh views.