freedom of speech

Column by Mahfuz Anam: What constitutes hurting religious sentiments?

The issue of religious tolerance have become a matter of great concern as we see a global rise in narrow-mindedness, prejudice and hatred.

Silencing the critic: The cost of stifling voices in the name of authority

Would we, in today's Bangladesh, have subjected Quamrul Hassan to imprisonment for employing his art to critique the current political culture?

Voices in captivity

To justify the restrictions, governments run a fear factory.

Are we listening to the young voices?

Lack of interest among young voters serves as a wake-up call

Has DU admin turned into a PR agency for the ruling party?

One can argue that DU has lost its inherent structural identity and characteristics as a democratic and free institution for learning and research

Why is our youth too scared to speak out?

Government must protect their rights and invest in their prospects

Are we listening to the young people?

They must be able to enjoy the benefits of a functioning democracy

A youth forced to censor their thoughts

It is a well-known fact that politicians seek to retain power once they attain it.

CSA v cybersecurity laws of other countries

Comparing this law with those in other countries can help us determine how well the proposed CSA aligns with international standards.

May 17, 2024
May 17, 2024

Column by Mahfuz Anam: What constitutes hurting religious sentiments?

The issue of religious tolerance have become a matter of great concern as we see a global rise in narrow-mindedness, prejudice and hatred.

February 29, 2024
February 29, 2024

Silencing the critic: The cost of stifling voices in the name of authority

Would we, in today's Bangladesh, have subjected Quamrul Hassan to imprisonment for employing his art to critique the current political culture?

February 24, 2024
February 24, 2024

Voices in captivity

To justify the restrictions, governments run a fear factory.

January 8, 2024
January 8, 2024

Are we listening to the young voices?

Lack of interest among young voters serves as a wake-up call

January 2, 2024
January 2, 2024

Has DU admin turned into a PR agency for the ruling party?

One can argue that DU has lost its inherent structural identity and characteristics as a democratic and free institution for learning and research

November 18, 2023
November 18, 2023

Why is our youth too scared to speak out?

Government must protect their rights and invest in their prospects

October 15, 2023
October 15, 2023

Are we listening to the young people?

They must be able to enjoy the benefits of a functioning democracy

September 24, 2023
September 24, 2023

A youth forced to censor their thoughts

It is a well-known fact that politicians seek to retain power once they attain it.

August 29, 2023
August 29, 2023

CSA v cybersecurity laws of other countries

Comparing this law with those in other countries can help us determine how well the proposed CSA aligns with international standards.

June 22, 2023
June 22, 2023

When will those 48 hours end?

Our legal system has failed Sagar-Runi’s families

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