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Media is not the enemy

Media is not the enemy

Editorial

Tue, Oct 16 2018

Quite simply, the law is too broadly written, and opens up much potential for abuse

A space for discussion and debate

A space for discussion and debate

Editorial

Sun, Oct 7 2018

Never has it been more important to understand the importance of the press

We need to defend our freedom

We need to defend our freedom

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Tue, Oct 2 2018

No one deserves to be criminalized for exposing the truth

Bernicat: US encourages Bangladesh to...

Bernicat: US encourages change in Digital...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 30 2018

She said they appreciate Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu's offer to meet with media representatives...

We expected better

We expected better

Opinion

Mon, Sep 17 2018

The draft Digital Security Act is an ill-conceived piece of legislation

The people vs free speech

The people vs free speech

Luba Khalili

Thu, Sep 13 2018

When rights are erased, what happens to progress? 

In a world of ideas

In a world of ideas

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Thu, Sep 6 2018

The 2,400-year-old fight for free speech

A hard act to follow

A hard act to follow

Opinion

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Expressing ourselves is part of being Bangladeshi

Room to raise your voice

Room to raise your voice

Editorial

Fri, Aug 10 2018

Laws such as these contribute to a distancing between the governing and the governed

Action, not words

Action, not words

Editorial

Wed, Aug 8 2018

This inaction is what perpetuates a culture of impunity, and we do not wish for that to happen this...

Free the press

Free the press

Opinion

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Leaks can tell the world what is really happening

China's tightening grasp on social media:...

China's tightening grasp on social media:...

World

Wed, Mar 14 2018

Government control on social media in China, ruthlessly enforced on users and networks, leaves shrinking...

An attack on us all

An attack on us all

Taqbir Huda

Sun, Mar 4 2018

The attack on Zafar Iqbal is symbolic of a larger danger

A nation of writers

A nation of writers

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Fri, Feb 9 2018

Publishers have the power to make a difference

Where are our freedoms?

Where are our freedoms?

Opinion

Thu, Feb 8 2018

Freedom of expression is an inalienable right

HRW calls on Singapore to relax free...

HRW calls on Singapore to relax free...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Dec 13 2017

Singapore authorities charged human rights activist Jolovan Wham in late November for organising public...

Freedom of the press is freedom of the...

Freedom of the press is freedom of the...

Opinion

Wed, May 3 2017

For press freedom to mean anything, unpopular speech must also be protected

And it was all yellow

And it was all yellow

SN Rasul

Mon, Mar 6 2017

Do we stop to think before we protest?

Not a job for the police

Not a job for the police

Editorial

Fri, Feb 3 2017

A book fair does not need police surveillance over the contents of books being sold there. The role...

O intellectuals, where art thou?

O intellectuals, where art thou?

Firoz Ahmed

Wed, Nov 16 2016

Our thinking men and women need to speak up

The price of free speech

The price of free speech

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Wed, Nov 9 2016

Democracy isn’t complete without the freedom to have unpopular opinions