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OP-ED: Stuck in our colonial minds

OP-ED: Stuck in our colonial minds

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Wed, Jun 23 2021

We still think of progress largely in Western terms

From Britain with love: Railways, cricket...

From Britain with love: Railways, cricket...

Weekend Tribune

Mon, Mar 1 2021

Recognizing the hypocrisy

OP-ED: A legacy of systemic racism

OP-ED: A legacy of systemic racism

Opinion

Wed, Jul 8 2020

The roles of colonialism and decolonization have not sufficiently been addressed in our contemporary...

Knocked off their perch: protesters...

Knocked off their perch: protesters...

World

Fri, Jun 12 2020

'Britain, Europe and America - and Africa - have to confront their history'

OP-ED: The politics of iconoclasm

OP-ED: The politics of iconoclasm

Vivek Menezes

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Public figures and their monuments must be subject to re-interrogation

OP-ED: Why so angry?

OP-ED: Why so angry?

Julian Francis

Thu, Jun 11 2020

It is important to record the true history, and not just the story of the victors

OP-ED: A brief history of the British...

OP-ED: A brief history of the British...

Kazi Zahin Hasan

Thu, Jun 11 2020

How Britain got rich by robbing our ancestors

OP-ED: Racism’s colonial ghost...

OP-ED: Racism’s colonial ghost...

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Jun 7 2020

At the core of all imperial rule was the belief that the rulers were superior to the ruled

Your secularism is cold

Your secularism is cold

Anupam Debashis Roy

Tue, Jan 28 2020

Can’t we just be individuals? No, because our institutions fail

How colonial rule predisposed Africa...

How colonial rule predisposed Africa...

D2

Sat, Nov 30 2019

The colonial era strengthened the power of “Big Men” – powerful local leaders –...

Time is of the essence

Time is of the essence

Umran Chowdhury

Wed, Oct 2 2019

A riposte to Myanmar’s Office of the State Counsellor 

The land between

The land between

Opinion

Thu, Jul 19 2018

What is the point of economic progress if you can’t help the Rohingya?

‘Isn’t that reverse racism?’ ‘No.’ Watch...

‘Isn’t that reverse racism?’ ‘No.’ Watch...

Showtime

Fri, Nov 10 2017

Aamer Rahman is not a reverse racist, but he could be. All he needs is a time machine

Victoria & Abdul: British filmmakers...

Victoria & Abdul: British filmmakers...

Showtime

Mon, Sep 18 2017

The Queen’s servant worships the ground the Queen walks on, and even kisses her feet. A fact that repeatedly...

How we imagine far and near

How we imagine far and near

Garga Chatterjee

Wed, May 17 2017

How did South Asia come to be what it is?

Palestine vows to sue UK over Balfour...

Palestine vows to sue UK over Balfour...

Middle East

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The Balfour Declaration was a letter sent on 2 November 1917 from British Foreign Secretary Arthur James...

The sword of Tipu Sultan

The sword of Tipu Sultan

Azfar Adib

Mon, Dec 19 2016

No matter how challenging the world becomes, there is still hope