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Is the Bangladeshi Spring morphing into a national Islamophobia?, The Foreign Desk

Is the Bangladeshi Spring morphing into a national Islamophobia?

Almost 42 years since Bangladesh won independence from Pakistan, the ghosts of the bloody 1971 liberation war still haunt the nation. The bloodletting, rape and torture inflicted by Pakistani militias prevent many Bengalis to this day from treating the country’s road to freedom as just a tragic tale of the past.

By | The Foreign Desk | Friday, 8 March 2013 at 10:00 pm

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