Mozammel H. Khan

The writer is the Convenor of the Canadian Committee for Human Rights and Democracy in Bangladesh, and a long-time contributor to Mukto-mona.

August 2, 2015
August 2, 2015

Why do our politicians consider themselves indispensable?

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned on July 6, saying he was told shortly after Greece's decisive referendum result that

June 7, 2015
June 7, 2015

BNP's current policy towards India

After its failed violent movement to unseat the government in its demand for a fresh general election under a caretaker government,

May 18, 2015
May 18, 2015

Has the country turned into a killing ground for free thinkers?

If one analyses why criminality and corruption are so pervasive in the society, the first and foremost answer would be the impunity enjoyed by the perpetrators.

April 17, 2015
April 17, 2015

Portrait of a patriot

KM Shehabuddin, former Bangladeshi ambassador to the United States and an iconic patriot and diplomat, passed away on

April 12, 2015
April 12, 2015

The debate over war crimes trials: Is there any merit?

IF the formalities are completed as expected, war criminal Muhammad Kamruzzaman's execution might have been carried out by the

April 6, 2015
April 6, 2015

A moment of introspection for BNP

In my article for The Daily Star (January 27, 2015), titled “War for democracy: For the people or on the people”, I concluded with these words: “The BNP-led alliance's war for democracy has turned out to be not for the people but on the people.”

February 28, 2015
February 28, 2015

A Shocking Crime

It was with devastating shock and disbelief that I received the news of the brutal killing of our very well-known blogger and writer Avijit Roy and the severe injury to his wife, blogger Rafida Ahmed Bonna.

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