Friday, January 10, 2014

Bangladesh Newspaper Editor Jailed for 7 Years for Visiting Israel

Salahuddin Shoaib Choudhury

Once upon a time, young people in the West protested and cheered for Bangladesh (East Pakistan) independence. George Harrison and Ravi Shankar even organized a concert in New York for the cause.

Bangladesh got its independence. But the country quickly became a basket case of boundless brutality, poverty and corruption.

Now, Islamic extremism plagues Bangladesh.

Read more.

When the World Rallied for Bangladesh … What Went Wrong? 
George Harrison - The Concert for Bangladesh from Retazovvorks on Vimeo.