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    Significance of cultural education in social change

    | Updated at 12:00am on June 15, 2021

    AS SCATHING columns critical of contemporary social ills often take up pages of our national dailies and urgent social and political issues turn out to be the topics of discussion in webinars, we can assume that the...

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    A war by any other name…

    Brian Berletic | Updated at 12:00am on June 15, 2021

    IF THE promise of a US withdrawal from Afghanistan has been met by extreme scepticism by not only the American public, but by the rest of the world, the US government has only itself to...

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    Neoliberalism and problem of neoliberal politics

    Rob Urie | Updated at 12:00am on June 15, 2021

    THE answer to the question of which is better from a strategic political perspective, hurtling or stumbling towards catastrophe, depends on assessments of the causes. Neoliberalism, the corporate-state...

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    Global step to achieve freedom from war

    Peter Langille | Updated at 12:00am on June 15, 2021

    HUMANITY’S urgent trillion-dollar question is what will stop war and violent conflict? Aside from vast human suffering and death, with ever-higher risks in war, people and the planet just can’t afford...

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    Wrongful arrest and false imprisonment must stop

    | Updated at 12:00am on June 14, 2021

    THE wrongful arrest and the false imprisonment of innocent people having been passed off as offenders by law enforcers investigating cases, acting in collusion with lawyers in some cases, worryingly continue...

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    BIWTA lenience to influential encroachers deplorable

    | Updated at 12:00am on June 14, 2021

    THE Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority has yet again failed to act independently in reclaiming encroached land of the River Buriganga. The authorities have ignored the report of the...

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    Cancel culture won’t help anyone

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on June 14, 2021

    THE finance minister’s recent dismissal of the figures of the new poor that a number of think tanks have recently come up with showing that about a fifth of the population has gone below the poverty threshold...

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    Covid-19 and freedom

    | Updated at 12:00am on June 14, 2021

    WHILE the Covid pandemic is and has been catastrophic in ways that we have yet to even begin to come to terms with — and indeed may yet never fully come to terms with — it reveals some important and...

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