Tag Archives: Awami League

Memories Of Underdevelopment – Grand Alliance And The Third Force In Power Politics

Memories Of Underdevelopment – Grand Alliance And The Third Force In Power Politics By Faruk Wasif, translated by Emon Sarwar for Alal ODulal Friedrich Engels in his 1887 essay,  “The Role … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Red Line and Failure of Intellectuals

The Red Line and Failure of Intellectuals By ShafiqurRahman for Alalodulal [In a democracy, public Intellectual have a duty to protest and indict when power centers in the state and … Continue reading

September 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Unenlightened

অনালোকিত মানুষদের কথা by Shafiqur Rahman for AlaloDulal ‘আলোকিত মানুষ’ কথাটি উদ্ভাবন ও প্রচার করেছেন জনপ্রিয় লেখক আর কলামিস্ট আনিসুল হক। প্রফেসর আবদুল্লাহ আবু সাইয়িদ এর বিশ্বসাহিত্যকেন্দ্র কে ভিত্তি করে … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · 10 Comments

Bangladesh is not ours

“I feel fortunate to be a member of the Chakma community, a minority group of Bangladesh, but when such attacks occur, I sometimes feel unfortunate to be a Bangladeshi.“

August 7, 2013 · 5 Comments

New York: Those Protests outside Marriott

It started as a carefree walk through New York’s Times Square to unwind after a long day. Then, far off in the background, I thought I heard sounds I hadn’t heard for … Continue reading

September 27, 2012 · 70 Comments

Bangladesh @ UN: Photo of the Day

Seated front Row from Left 1. Prime Minister of the Country 2. Foreign Minister of the country 3. Putul, Prime Minister’s daughter – a Canadian resident, 4.  Sleeping Man, 5. … Continue reading

September 27, 2012 · 24 Comments

(Alal-er nojorey) the Sheikhs and the Tajs

Simeen Hossain Rimi has been nominated by the Awami League to run for the seat her brother vacated.  This prompted a discussion with ADB5, which is posted over the fold.

September 7, 2012 · 1 Comment

আলালের নজরেঃ আওয়ামী লীগ, বিএনপি আর ফরেন friends

It was interesting to see that Khaleda Zia could manage a nearly hour long audience with newly appointed Saudi Crown Prince Salman bin Abdul Aziz during the latter’s visit.  With … Continue reading

June 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

On Sohel Taj

As the video shows, Tanjim Ahmed (Sohel Taj) has resigned from parliament, and effectively retired from politics. Here is his ‘open letter’.  Over the fold is a conversation among your … Continue reading

April 28, 2012 · Leave a comment



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