Thursday, September 24, 2020

Opinion

Extortion, Bribery and Corruption of State Actors in the CHT–1

              Udayan Tanchangya               The army, law enforcement and intelligence agencies posted in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT), the local administration and local leadership...

Parbatya Chattagram Nagorik Parishad: a new drama of the ruling class

Nipon Tripura What is new about the conspiracy of the ruling classes and state forces in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) today? There is no end to the state conspiracy against the Jumma people of...

Islamization of the CHT and West Papua: Endless Power Concentration

        Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker        The non-Muslim indigenous of West Papua (Indonesia) and the Chittagong Hill Tracts (Bangladesh) have been abandoned by the international community for decades,...

Historical and Political Background of Multidimensional Problem in CHT

Shahriar Kabir The crisis of human rights violations involving sequential killing, persecution, exploitation, eviction and deprivation upon 13 indigenous minority nationalities of Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) is multi-faceted. Apart from political and economic reasons, the...

Indigenous Culture: Between appreciation and appropriation

Tanisha Chakma It is time indigenous culture stops being stolen from On July 21, a photo album was uploaded on Bibi Russell’s Facebook page, offering a glimpse of the acclaimed designer’s new collection. The very first...