Topic: Bangladesh

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Pope Francis' US Visit: A Critical Juncture for Climate Action

In his most significant apostolic journey, Pope Francis will be calling for action on climate change. In his address to Congress and the UN General Assembly, th...   [ continue reading...]

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Islamophobia Rages from Texas to India

Many see being Muslims ultimately from a base level of suspicion. Mahesh Sharma, India’s Culture minister, and a high school in Irving, Texas have m...   [ continue reading...]

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Honouring courage and compassion: Peace Day 2015

I was 22 years old when I had to leave my homeland, South Africa. I had no choice. I was living underground for a year by then, to avoid being arrested. This wa...   [ continue reading...]

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‘A Bangladesh tragedy with universal resonance'

Beena Sarwar's article on a film about the Rana Plaza incident - South Asia Labour Activists Library / Bangladesh, Industrial accidents, Garment workers   [ continue reading...]

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Our Family, Our Future: My Global Migration Pledge

As I write this, the bodies of hundreds of people are being pulled from the water off the coast of Libya, after two boats sank, drowning women, men, and childre...   [ continue reading...]

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President Obama's Gravest Error: Trusting Shell to Drill in the Arctic

President Obama must know that it is impossible to protect the Arctic and address climate change while allowing Shell to drill for oil 70 miles off the coast of...   [ continue reading...]

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Modi’s Refugee Policy is a Case of Bigotry Grafted on to Expediency

Concern for religious persecution has made India open its doors to Hindus and other minorities from Pakistan and Bangladesh but not to the Rohingya of Myanmar....   [ continue reading...]

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Will Rich Nations Pay Reparations to Developing Countries for Extreme Weather?

    An aerial view of Bangladesh shows the impact of flooding on arable land. (Richard P J Lambert via Flickr) Nations suffering from climate change-induce...   [ continue reading...]

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Assam on the Boil Again, this Time Over Hindu Migrants from Bangladesh

The Modi Government’s decision to grant asylum to Bangladeshi Hindu migrants in Assam is fomenting widespread anger among ethnic Assamese – even as the refu...   [ continue reading...]

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Charting a new Asian history

Rich dividends in terms of peace and development can be reaped if India and China work together to synergise the proposed regional cooperation projects that int...   [ continue reading...]

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How Europe Risks Losing its Humanity in the Migrant Crisis

  Irish Naval Service personnel from the LÉ Eithne rescuing migrants as part of Operation Triton, June 2015.(Irish Defence Forces / CC BY-SA 3.0) Eur...   [ continue reading...]

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The stench of hypocrisy: a migrant's story

I have been a migrant. I have lived, legally and illegally, in nine different countries. In 1993, I first tried to escape Romania. Craiov...   [ continue reading...]

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Extremist killing of atheist bloggers stirs panic in Bangladesh | Nathan Vanderklippe

Anxiety is particularly acute among the young intellectuals whose online writing has attracted the ire of religious extremists. - General / Bangladesh, Ass...   [ continue reading...]

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The BBC and its poetry

Defending itself from cuts is not enough. The BBC must forge a new identity based on collaboration, pluralism and the creativity of a global audience. ...   [ continue reading...]

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Joint open letter to Prime Minister and President of Bangladesh re violent attacks on humanists, atheists and secularists

We, concerned members of the blogging and activist community of Bangladesh and internationally, along with representatives of human rights organisations and oth...   [ continue reading...]

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Islamic Leaders Take on Climate Change, Criticizing "Relentless Pursuit of Economic Growth"

A group of leading Islamic scholars have issued a declaration calling on the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims to do their part to eliminate dangerous greenhouse ga...   [ continue reading...]

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How Can We Make People Care About Climate Change?

Per Espen Stoknes, a Norwegian psychologist and economist, has been doing a lot of thinking about a question that has bedeviled climate scientists for years: Wh...   [ continue reading...]

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'Bangladesh Islamists threatened by secular bloggers ­- minorities hit as govt woos Islamists' | Imran H Sarker

Bangladesh is being roiled by gruesome murders targeting its secular blogger ommunity. Imran H Sarker is spokesperson for Bangladesh's Shahbag movement which de...   [ continue reading...]

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Rescued but not released: the ‘protective custody’ of sex workers in India

Protective homes for women in India are carceral institutions that confine women rescued from the sex trade. Tied to a moralistic agenda of reform, protective h...   [ continue reading...]

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'Nowhere is safe': Behind the Bangladesh blogger murders | Mukul Devichand

The mood among atheist and secular bloggers, after the latest murder, is a mixture of fear and defiance. - In Defence of Freedom of Expression, Public Space i...   [ continue reading...]

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