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What Marx got wrong

What Marx got wrong

Shafiqur Rahman

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Marx saw human nature as a construction of social and economic activity. This is the concluding part...

What Marx got right

What Marx got right

Opinion

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Marx foresaw the great contradiction of capitalism. This is the first of a two-part op-ed

Utopia or dystopia?

Utopia or dystopia?

Special Supplement

Mon, May 21 2018

By this time every informed citizen of the world should have heard about how Cambridge Analytica gathered...

Democracy and its discontents

Democracy and its discontents

Shafiqur Rahman , Shafiqur Rahman

Fri, Jan 5 2018

A global society needs a diverse and fermenting public space

Avijit Roy, religion, and the state...

Avijit Roy, religion, and the state...

Tribune In-depth

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Between East and West, what exactly is happening in the world right now?

Trump, America, and the Muslim...

Trump, America, and the Muslim...

Longform

Mon, Oct 10 2016

Islam continues to be attacked from multiple angles

The science vs art of politics

The science vs art of politics

Shafiqur Rahman , Shafiqur Rahman

Mon, Sep 26 2016

With Trump in the picture, election campains have become a whole new ball game

Revenge of the anti-nerds

Revenge of the anti-nerds

Shafiqur Rahman , Shafiqur Rahman

Fri, Sep 9 2016

Are we witnessing the dawn of an intellectually bankrupt future?

The coup failed, but Erdogan is no...

The coup failed, but Erdogan is no...

Shafiqur Rahman , Shafiqur Rahman

Sun, Jul 17 2016

The Turkish president needs to take a serious look at his own actions now

Who represents Muslims?

Who represents Muslims?

Shafiqur Rahman , Shafiqur Rahman

Tue, Jun 14 2016

The Muslim community’s present image on the world stage needs change

Holocaust denial, Holocaust

Holocaust denial, Holocaust

Longform

Fri, Apr 22 2016

The atrocities committed by Nazi Germany are well-documented. Then why do many still claim the Holocaust...

Rational barbarians

Rational barbarians

Uncategorized

Sat, Nov 14 2015

Why do the terrorists do what they do?Why do they do these things? Don’t they have any shred of...

Tina and the left

Tina and the left

Uncategorized

Wed, Sep 23 2015

The left are not always rightOnly a few naïve supporters of left politics, throughout the world,...

Migration and the mélange of...

Migration and the mélange of...

Uncategorized

Thu, Sep 17 2015

Migration has always resulted in change, and change has often meant the possibility of violence. This...

Migration and the mélange of...

Migration and the mélange of...

Uncategorized

Wed, Sep 16 2015

Migration has always been a central part of life on Earth. This is part one of a two-part long form....

Salafi secularists of Bangladesh

Salafi secularists of Bangladesh

Uncategorized

Sat, Aug 1 2015

Why do AL supporters try to propagate such an exclusive and idiosyncratic vision of the secularist foundation...

Restoring balance

Restoring balance

Uncategorized

Fri, Jul 31 2015

Intellectuals have to realise that, for balanced politics in the country, the main pro-right party cannot...

Balancing blame and blunders

Balancing blame and blunders

Uncategorized

Sat, Jul 4 2015

We can bring back competitive elections through an internal balance of powersAfter the scale of lawless...

The legacy of Avijit Roy

The legacy of Avijit Roy

Uncategorized

Mon, Mar 2 2015

Rationalist, humanist, and anti-religion activist Avijit Roy was brutally chopped to death in Dhaka on...

The long war

The long war

Uncategorized

Mon, Dec 29 2014

Nationalist fundamentalism of our elite is an utterly cynical ideology that may be also very inadequate...

The end of Great Britain?

The end of Great Britain?

Uncategorized

Sat, Sep 13 2014

The ex-subjects of the British Empire have every reason to cheer the end of Great BritainThe people of...