Monthly Archives: April 2016

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Who is the Bangladesh Government really siding with?

The Government’s political servitude towards Islamism:

Following the killings of Bangladeshi secular bloggers, writers, and activists at predictably regular intervals; the Bangladesh government officials had made various remarks and statements on this issue.  Needless to say, these comments and offhand remarks have jeopardized the safety and security of the bloggers and to some extent encouraged the […]

By |April 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|3 Comments

Another victim of state religion, free-thinker hacked to death by machete

Today, on April 6, 2016, at approximately 9 pm in the evening, Nazimuddin Samad, a student of the Jagannath University, was hacked to death by unknown assailants in Dhaka’s Sutrapur. Nazimuddin was a courageous freethinker; he was vocal in his support for a secular and humane Bangladesh. As he was returning from his university a […]

By |April 7th, 2016|Bangladesh|0 Comments

My talk at the Harvard Humanist Hub

I was honored to talk at the Harvard humanist Hub yesterday. The first part of the talk was very similar to the one I delivered in London for the Voltaire Lecture arranged by British Humanist Association, in 2015. In the second half of the talk, I tried to speak to the humanist community worldwide, […]

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