culture

Sculpture of Sheikh Mujib Stands and Modernize Islam

By: MZH Lashkar

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The Bangladeshi Intellectual's Love Affair with Arundhati Roy

By Syed M. F.

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Can we speak, Sir?

"What does the Arundhati Roy imbroglio say about our democratic freedoms?"

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Where did it all go so wrong?

"It's a systematic prolonged campaign of hate, threats of violence, and division based on religious identity"

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Keynote at 2017 Secular Conference 2017 - Freedom of Expression and Conscience

The notion of freedom changes with time and space. At this moment, our species is standing at a crossroad of history, where individual liberty, freedom of expression, conscience, and belief have become a very important part of our existence. We are demanding equal rights regardless of sex, gender, class, race - you name it. We, the secular community, are demanding freedom for all, which is the greatest demand of our time.

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International Yoga day...Thanks but no thanks.

By Rajesh Kandadai

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Langadu- a national shame for Bangladesh

The gruesome images of the indigenous people of Langadu upazila, Rangamati fleeing home, carrying whatever belongings they could save, shows that if you happen to be a member of the indigenous community, calling Bangladesh home, your life has not changed even in the slightest since the dark days of our military dictatorship.

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Justicia has fallen- What's next?

If anyone wonders, despite recent drastic actions against Islamic militancy, why Bangladesh has been ineffective in curbing Islamic extremism- the removal, or because of it's symbolic significance some may rightfully argue destruction, of Justicia's sculpture from the High Court will certainly provide an objective answer.

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It is in outrage….

Group of Bangladeshi Teens on a Mission - Stopping Child Marriage

By Adeeb Chowdhury

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