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Power of Sinhala -Buddhist supremacists in Sri Lanka and Gotabhaya’s dilemma – Dr. Ameer Ali

Image courtesy of Hindustan Times. It is now public knowledge and GR himself has accepted that his victory last year was entirely made possible by...

Pardoning Gnanasara is an act of extreme leniency to a Buddhist monk & it sends a wrong message to the country.- TNA

The Tamil National Alliance unequivocally condemns the President’s act of pardoning Ven. Gnanasara Thero by abusing the Constitutional powers vested in the Head of...

Sri Lanka: From Aluthgama to Teldeniya: Fearful continuities, fruitless government change

Image: On the night of 10th March a eatery in Anamaduwa, NWP was set on fire, but  Sinhalese helped to repair it and eatery was...

Sri Lanka: Priests, medicine men, professional politicians and the State

Siri Hettige, Professor Emeritus of SociologyUniversity of Colombo. Media headlines in recent months in Sri Lanka have concentrated heavily on the political role of Buddhist...
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