Posts Tagged ‘ Minority community ’

Why Ramu Muslims and Rakhine Buddhists are the same

November 6, 2012
Afsan Chowdhury
Why Ramu Muslims and Rakhine Buddhists are the same

The attack on Ramu has shamed us and many have protested interrogating the nature of the state that we have produced. Bangladesh is, simply put, not a minority friendly country at any level.
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Posted in Communal Discord | 8 Comments »

The minorities of our nightmares

October 2, 2012
Prashanta Tripura
The minorities of our nightmares

Are you afraid to go to bed these days, out of fear that the forces of evil will leap out of your nightmares to rampage through your neighbourhood while you are asleep?
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Posted in CHT, Communal Discord, Religious Extremism | 21 Comments »

The minority report

November 21, 2010
Afsan Chowdhury
The minority report

Seven years after 11 members of a Hindu family were murdered in Chittagong; the family still awaits a trial. In a country where the legal system is disabled and politics influences the verdicts, few can have confidence in the system to deliver. If you are a Hindu, the chances of getting redress are almost...
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Posted in Human Rights, Politics | 23 Comments »

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