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Black July and Black Lives Matter: Lessons for Sri Lanka -Dr Lionel Bopage with Michael Colin Cooke

The morning of July the 25th 1983 is etched in my brain. I saw a group of people running or walking very fast away...

Sri Lanka Cracks Down on Black Lives Matter Solidarity Protest

Kalani Kumarasinghe/thediplomat. On Tuesday afternoon, June 9, a small crowd began to gather opposite the United States Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Holding placards bearing...

Black Lives Matter: It is primarily about institutional racism – Dr.Radhika Coomarawamy

In the first few days, as America burned, the world looked on amazed and bewildered, wondering what this would mean for the immediate and...
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Sri Lanka and Covid 19: MP M. Sumanthiran presents a “Public Health Emergency Act” as a Private Member’s Bill

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FTZ Workers Rights and Militarised Approach to Covid-19 Prevention in Sri Lanka – Sri Lanka Brief update

1. On 4 October Sri Lanka’s newest Covid-19 cluster spreading within the Brandix-owned factory in Minuwangoda, Gampaha came to be known by an accident....