Bangladesh at a crossroads?

February 18, 2012
Adnan Morshed
Bangladesh at a crossroads?

Recently, I spent more than three months in Bangladesh. At the risk of sounding boastful, I had in mind the Frenchman Alexis de Tocqueville’s travelogue Democracy in America (appearing in two volumes in 1835 and 1840) as a prop to observe and understand the country.
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Lifestyle | 10 Comments »

Occupy Narayanganj: Can the mayor-elect be the harbinger of good urban governance?

November 2, 2011
Adnan Morshed
Occupy Narayanganj: Can the mayor-elect be the harbinger of good urban governance?

There is an irresistible symmetry between the Occupy Wall Street protesters and the people of Narayanganj. Both have been underdogs in their respective political domains.
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Environment/Climate, Politics, Urbanization | 8 Comments »

Get Adobe Flash playerPlugin by wpburn.com wordpress themes

 

April 2014
S S M T W T F
« Mar    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930