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Who will win the next US presidential...

Who will win the next US presidential...

Forrest Cookson

Wed, May 13 2020

Neither candidate inspires confidence

A dilemma for all

Does the world have an alternative to...

Forrest Cookson

Mon, May 11 2020

Does the world have an alternative to herd immunity in combating Covid-19?

What are the challenges facing the world...

What are the challenges facing the world...

Forrest Cookson

Wed, May 6 2020

Covid-19 may push the financial system over the edge

These are uncertain times

These are uncertain times

Forrest Cookson

Tue, Apr 28 2020

Patience and courage are needed in the face of this uncertainty

Making sure the workers get paid

Making sure the workers get paid

Forrest Cookson

Thu, Apr 23 2020

The PM’s Tk5,000cr initiative is wonderful, but it must not be wrecked by weak implementation

Should the RMG industry re-open in...

Should the RMG industry re-open in...

Forrest Cookson

Wed, Apr 22 2020

Challenges and consequences if such a decision were made

Getting money to the people

Getting money to the people

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Apr 20 2020

The program that can reach workers rapidly is through the use of the voter list

How is RMG coping in the time of...

How is RMG coping in the time of...

Forrest Cookson

Fri, Apr 17 2020

The government and the BGMEA should work out a program that enables companies to complete their...

How to survive the coming economic...

How to survive the coming economic...

Forrest Cookson

Sun, Apr 5 2020

How to effectively provide wage support to the formal and informal sector workers

How serious is the coronavirus?

How serious is the coronavirus?

Forrest Cookson

Sat, Mar 14 2020

Most cases will be mild, but the elderly may need special care

A moment of sadness

A moment of sadness

Forrest Cookson

Wed, Feb 19 2020

The Senate did not condemn Trump, but history will

The thirst for absolute power

The thirst for absolute power

Forrest Cookson

Tue, Jan 7 2020

Can the president use his office to improperly deal with his political opponents? 

What is the impeachment process?

What is the impeachment process?

Forrest Cookson

Sat, Oct 5 2019

And how will it play out?

What does the future hold for...

What does the future hold for...

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Sep 30 2019

A grim foretelling of a fundamentalist-operated Afghanistan. 

The bitter world we inhabit

The bitter world we inhabit

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Sep 23 2019

With the Rohingya crisis, simply continuing the current arrangements is unfeasible

Recognizing failure as essential to...

Recognizing failure as essential to...

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Mar 11 2019

It is the youth who will carry this nation forward

Achievements and expectations

Achievements and expectations

Opinion

Thu, Jan 24 2019

Bangladesh has much to look forward to in the coming years

Polling and public opinion

Polling and public opinion

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Dec 31 2018

Opinion polling for governance remains under-developed in Bangladesh

Lessons from George HW Bush

Lessons from George HW Bush

Forrest Cookson

Tue, Dec 4 2018

A man of many achievements

What do the midterm elections

What do the midterm elections

Forrest Cookson

Fri, Nov 9 2018

A view of the consequences and challenges ahead

No expectations

No expectations

Forrest Cookson

Tue, Oct 23 2018

The ins and outs of the upcoming US elections