Facing India with our loss

March 21, 2015
Mo Chaudhury
Facing India with our loss

Bangladeshis, in Bangladesh and worldwide, are deeply traumatised
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Posted in Cricket, Culture, India | 11 Comments »

Jananetri and Deshnetri for all

March 5, 2015
Mo Chaudhury
Jananetri and Deshnetri for all

Since the 1971 Liberation War, has there ever been a more grievous time for the nation
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Posted in 1971, Democracy, Politics, Violence | 10 Comments »

External relations of Bangladesh

March 6, 2014
Mo Chaudhury
External relations of Bangladesh

Left leaning politicians and intellectuals of Bangladesh commonly propagate that India is an eternal friend and Pakistan is a perpetual enemy.
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Posted in Bi-lateral Issue | 6 Comments »

A proposal

January 27, 2014
Mo Chaudhury
A proposal

This commentary proposes the essential framework of an election time interim government in Bangladesh, an issue that seems to be at the heart
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Posted in AL/BNP/Jamaat, Politics | 12 Comments »

The Spirit of 1971

January 16, 2014
Mo Chaudhury
The Spirit of 1971

Mukti Juddher Chetona (MJC), in principle, should refer to the spirits/values that guided the 1971 Liberation War
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Posted in 1971 | 20 Comments »

Web of crises

July 24, 2013
Mo Chaudhury
Web of crises

The year 2013 has seen Bangladesh getting mired in a complex web of interlinked crises that keep escalating. This commentary enumerates
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Posted in Politics | 4 Comments »

Betrayers of people’s interest

April 29, 2013
Mo Chaudhury
Betrayers of people’s interest

The historical betrayal of the people of Bengal by Mir Jafar Ali Khan in the 18th century is held with such disdain that the name Mir Jafar is synonymous with treachery among Bangalis
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Posted in 1971, AL/BNP/Jamaat, Democracy, Disaster, Violence, War and conflict | 5 Comments »

Joy Bangla, Joy Bangladesh

April 3, 2013
Mo Chaudhury
Joy Bangla, Joy Bangladesh

A lot has happened since the commencement of the 2/13 (February 2013) Prajanma Chattar Movement, and the nation is now truly under siege, en route to a
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Posted in 1971, AL/BNP/Jamaat, Achievement, Politics, Shahbagh Movement | 5 Comments »

Wisdom of banning Jamaat-e-Islami

March 25, 2013
Mo Chaudhury
Wisdom of banning Jamaat-e-Islami

In pursuit of the Liberation War ideal of secular politics and governance, the 2/13 (February, 2013) movement demanded and the current regime is considering to impose a ban on the Jamaat (and Shibir).
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Posted in 1971, AL/BNP/Jamaat, Politics, Shahbagh Movement | 9 Comments »

Rationale for banning Jamaat-e-Islami

March 20, 2013
Mo Chaudhury
Rationale for banning Jamaat-e-Islami

Pressured by the weight of the 2/13 (February, 2013) movement, the current regime is contemplating on imposing a ban on the Jamaat-e-Islami
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Posted in 1971, AL/BNP/Jamaat, Shahbagh Movement | 11 Comments »

Shahbagh Moar and the Red-Green-Yellow spirit

February 10, 2013
Mo Chaudhury
Shahbagh <em>Moar</em> and the Red-Green-Yellow spirit

In case it slipped our mind, it is the month of February, and there is resolute chanting of streams of young Bangladeshis in Shahbagh.
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Posted in 1971, AL/BNP/Jamaat, War Crimes Trial | 6 Comments »

Peace versus happiness

January 24, 2013
Mo Chaudhury
Peace versus happiness

The state of our life at any given point in time is defined in two spaces, the multidimensional state of physicality we are in and the multidimensional state of our mental being.
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Posted in Lifestyle | 5 Comments »

Binary mindset and intolerance

December 29, 2012
Mo Chaudhury
Binary mindset and intolerance

What is the common defining element of extremism, polarization, either or, anything but, and my way or high way? The answer is that they are all binary or digital (zero/one) in nature since they define things in terms of two disjoint
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Posted in Religion, Religious Extremism, Uncategorized | 13 Comments »

Dynamics of violent activism

December 17, 2012
Mo Chaudhury
Dynamics of violent activism

Media reports have identified a number of individuals involved in the murder of Biswajit on December 09, 2012. The incident is inescapably egregious
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Posted in AL/BNP/Jamaat, Law and Justice | 6 Comments »

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