Monthly Archives: August 2016

WHAT BANGABANDHU DID FOR US

Originally posted on BANGLADESH – Audacity of Hope:
WHAT BANGABANDHU DID FOR US  Junaidul Haque Forty years after his death, how do we remember Bangabandhu now? What does he mean to us? What does Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman mean to…

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AUGUST 15 AND THE TRANSFORMATION OF BANGLADESH

Originally posted on BANGLADESH – Audacity of Hope:
AUGUST 15 AND THE TRANSFORMATION OF BANGLADESH – REHMAN SOBHAN – BANGABANDHU’S assassination on 15 August 1975 prematurely deprived Bangladesh of its founding father at a time when the process of nation…

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LONG SHADOW OF THE AUGUST 1975 COUP

Originally posted on BANGLADESH – Audacity of Hope:
LONG SHADOW OF THE AUGUST 1975 COUP “The CIA station chief in Dhaka, Philip Cherry, was actively involved in the killing of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman,” US author…

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THE RELEVANCE OF BANGABANDHU – ANALYSIS

Originally posted on BANGLADESH – Audacity of Hope:
THE RELEVANCE OF BANGABANDHU – ANALYSIS Bhaskar Roy Every August 15 observers of Bangladeshi politics are taken back to that fateful day in 1975 when a group of young army officers stormed…

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KISSINGER’S VISIT TO BANGLADESH WAS OMINOUS

Originally posted on BANGLADESH – Audacity of Hope:
KISSINGER’S VISIT TO BANGLADESH WAS OMINOUS Before the brutal murder of Bangabandhu on August 15, 1975 the visit of the US secretary of state, Henry Kissinger, was quite significant. On October 30,…

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KISSINGER COMPARED BANGABANDHU TO ALLENDE

Originally posted on BANGLADESH – Audacity of Hope:
KISSINGER COMPARED BANGABANDHU TO ALLENDE “The Trial of Henry Kissinger” noted journalist Christopher Hitchins, former editor of Harper’s magazine, wrote “Kissinger had received some very bad and even mocking press for his…

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WHY 15th AUGUST 1975 IS SO RELEVANT TODAY ..

Originally posted on BANGLADESH – Audacity of Hope:
WHY 15th AUGUST 1975 IS SO RELEVANT TODAY .. – EHSAN ABDULLAH – It had been forty two years, there were ups and downs, good times and bad, but as a nation did…

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