Free speech is not alive and well in this fictional republic
Misinformation and rumours have led to many unnecessary atrocities in Bangladesh
Where curbing freedom of expression is the norm
Both journalists and members of the public must be allowed to express criticism of the government’s...
Time and time again, journalists in Bangladesh find themselves under fire simply for doing their...
Why freedom of expression matters
Do we still want to be human?
There are downsides, but ultimately social media strengthens the freedom of speech
The tweet came after a series of recent arrests under the ICT Act
Do we wish to live in a country where the press is in handcuffs?
Why no one is discussing the pornography ban in any meaningful way
What does the Arundhati Roy imbroglio say about our democratic freedoms?
Freedom of speech is enshrined in the First Amendment of the US Constitution
Bangladesh’s digital laws are inconsistent with its democratic ideals
Bangla-language publisher Shamsuzzoha Manik was in jail for almost eight months in 2016. DLF and its...
Oppression comes in many layers
The answers to that question could shake the bedrock of our country
This highlights the need for freedom of speech, and a safe place where writers, thinkers, academics,...
Words are no longer spoken, but chosen
Quite simply, the law is too broadly written, and opens up much potential for abuse
Silence is golden in these challenging times
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