Ekushey Special 2020

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    Resisting the tantalising tongue of the master

    by Oliur Sun | Updated at 12:13am on February 21, 2020

    The fantasy of the native is precisely to occupy the master’s place while keeping his place in the slave’s avenging anger. – Homi Bhabha  ...

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    Class conflicts in a remittance-economy state

    by Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:10am on February 21, 2020

    ALL history hitherto known is one of seeking class advantages through various alliances and combinations. These alliances are formed in response to challenges posed to...

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    A stroll into other side of Bangla

    by Mohammad Abul Kalam Azad | Updated at 12:05am on February 21, 2020

    STORIES across the world abound about how languages were created and almost all can trace their roots back to a god or a goddess who...

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    February calls for an equal society

    by Anis Chowdhury | Updated at 12:03am on February 21, 2020

    FEBRUARY is a special month for the Bangladeshis. This is the month we remember our language martyrs and renew our national spirit. This is well...

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    Language and democracy

    by Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2020

    LANGUAGES, connected to economy including market, trade and commodity, are in conflict and in collaboration with contending class forces. Thus, in general, and not taking...