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OP-ED: All those men in the shadow of...

OP-ED: All those men in the shadow of...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jan 21 2021

Trump’s dark world of petty behaviour is closing in on him

OP-ED: The loneliness of America’s vice...

OP-ED: The loneliness of America’s vice...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jan 14 2021

Their responsibilities have never been properly defined, save for the fact that they are a heartbeat...

OP-ED: January 1972: The nightingale...

OP-ED: January 1972: The nightingale...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Fri, Jan 8 2021

Bangabandhu’s arrival in London was the culmination of a phase in his life which has gone down...

OP-ED: KM Subhan: Our departed keeper...

OP-ED: KM Subhan: Our departed keeper...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Dec 30 2020

Courage and conviction epitomized his remarkable career

OP-ED: Imagining Trump’s martial law...

OP-ED: Imagining Trump’s martial law...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Dec 23 2020

Democracy is left bruised and bloodied by unscrupulous power-hungry individuals

OP-ED: Freedom walk in a long-ago...

OP-ED: Freedom walk in a long-ago...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Dec 16 2020

When liberty shone bright across the villages and towns of this beautiful land

OP-ED: It is not human rights when...

OP-ED: It is not human rights when...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Dec 10 2020

Human rights are about the dignity of individuals, about the integrity of societies

OP-ED: You count because you need to...

OP-ED: You count because you need to...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Dec 3 2020

Life, for all of us, is now lived in the looming shadow of death

OP-ED: America: A circus goes out …...

OP-ED: America: A circus goes out …...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Nov 26 2020

On January 20, 2021, a purposeful leadership will reassert itself

OP-ED: Col Shawkat Ali, the Agartala...

OP-ED: Col Shawkat Ali, the Agartala...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Nov 19 2020

All the souls who braved the travails associated with the conspiracy case need to be acknowledged as...

OP-ED: In Trumpian darkness, memories...

OP-ED: In Trumpian darkness, memories...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Nov 12 2020

Morality matters in politics. Where it is absent, societies are pushed into chaos

OP-ED: An election that was … and...

OP-ED: An election that was … and...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Nov 4 2020

This election was proof that pollsters have lost their magic touch

OP-ED: Ayub Khan and the dictators he...

OP-ED: Ayub Khan and the dictators he...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 28 2020

Dictators think their ideas and legacy live on, but the truth is, future generations turn away from...

OP-ED: There are leaders and there are...

OP-ED: There are leaders and there are...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Some remain politicians, some reach the heights of statesmanship

Op-Ed: Stricken statesmen: A brief...

Op-Ed: Stricken statesmen: A brief...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 14 2020

What happens when the people in charge get sick?

OP-ED: A society under assault by...

OP-ED: A society under assault by...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 7 2020

Will the loud protests we are hearing now serve as a wake-up call?

OP-ED: The diplomat in Bangabandhu

OP-ED: The diplomat in Bangabandhu

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 30 2020

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman respected his detractors abroad, and so he disarmed them

OP-ED: Let’s take TIB’s analyses...

OP-ED: Let’s take TIB’s analyses...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Bangladesh Bank has not lived up to public expectations

OP-ED: From the Vienna Congress to the...

OP-ED: From the Vienna Congress to the...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 16 2020

How the UK prime minister’s move may undermine respect for the nation abroad

OP-ED: Fumigation, trespass, and authoritarian...

OP-ED: Fumigation, trespass, and authoritarian...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 9 2020

The tendency towards absolute power has increasingly been defining rulers around the globe

OP-ED: Pranab Mukherjee and his...

OP-ED: Pranab Mukherjee and his...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 2 2020

A brief history of the Indian presidency