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The missing links of the Bali abduction allegation

Author”s note: There is no question that the issue of Bali’s safe return to his family is of paramount importance and the government of Bangladesh should do everything in its power to ensure that, since it is the government’s responsibility to protect its citizens’ constitutional rights to life and liberty. This article, however, looks at…

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Indeed! We are turning back the clock!

The large quantity of guilt attached to sexuality in patriarchy is overwhelmingly placed upon the female, who is, culturally speaking, held to be the culpable or the more culpable party in nearly any sexual liaison, whatever the extenuating circumstances. A tendency toward the reification of the female makes her more often a sexual object than…

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Response to Toby Cadman’s Facebook Response

This note is in response to a particular status of Toby Cadman which has been brought to my attention today. [here]. Through this status, Mr Cadman responded to an article I wrote on his role in defending Jamaat-E-Islami stalwarts currently being prosecuted at the International Crimes Tribunal (Toby Cadman: a Crusader for Rights or Devil’s…

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Dr Ali Al-Ghamdi: Luxury of lies

The International Crimes Tribunals (ICTs) of Bangladesh are walking steadily towards ending the impunity that has been prevailing for 41 years. The people of Bangladesh and, of course, people around the globe are eagerly observing the trial of the perpetrators who committed one of the worst genocides in history. Since inception, the ICTs have been…

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Archive I: Media Archive

Archives news reports, opinions, editorials published in different media outlets from around the world on 1971, International Crimes Tribunal and the justice process.

Archive II: ICT Documentation

For the sake of ICT’s legacy this documentation project archives, and preserves proceeding-documents, e.g., judgments, orders, petitions, timelines.

Archive III: E-Library

Brings at fingertips academic materials in the areas of law, politics, and history to facilitate serious research on 1971, Bangladesh, ICT and international justice.

Archive IV: Memories

This archive records from memory the nine-month history of 1971 as experienced and perceived by individuals from all walks of life.