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. ┬áNeedless 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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