Badiul Alam Majumdar | The Daily Star
  • Badiul Alam Majumdar

    The writer is Secretary of SHUJAN: Citizens for Good Governance.

  • Low turnout: the new normal?

    One question that I repeatedly faced in the last few days was: how were the elections of the two Dhaka city corporations?
  • Will the EC kindly answer?

    The Election Commission, particularly the CEC, has been repeatedly assuring us that the upcoming elections of the two Dhaka city corporations will be free and fair.
  • Politics of Exploitation

    On October 11, the Buet VC announced that student and teacher politics would be banned at the university.
  • Will the El Paso killing be a wakeup call for America?

    A 2009 Homeland Security Department report warned that race-based extremism would become a serious and growing threat to American national security.
  • 18 reforms that will change Bangladesh

    During last year’s road safety movement, there was a demand raised by the student demonstrators that touched a chord with a wide cross-section of the population: “repair the state.” T