(Read the original article published at BDNEWS24.com ) Secular humanist philosopher Paul Kurtz passed away on October 2012. He was 86. Philosophy was Paul Kurtz’s passion. Throughout World War II, the 19-year-old soldier carried a copy of Plato’s ‘The Republic’. He saw fascism and the brutality of the Nazi firsthand. In its obituary, the New York Times described him a “philosopher whose advocacy of reason ahead of faith helped define contemporary secular humanism.” At New York University, Paul Kurtz studied Philosophy…
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This is from Business Standard, India: No solidarity with Bangladesh’s Charlie Hebdos?
My latest op-ed published in the Daily Star of Bangladesh. The daily Dawn of Pakistan has published a slightly modified version of it, by the courtesy of the Daily Star. Please comment & share! Bangladesh: Where words cost lives
Hi, I’ve started this blog just a few days ago and still working on it. Eventually I’d like to put together all my writings, so far published online and offline. Thank you for visiting my site!
I specially thank the Guardian & its reporters, especially its NY-based reporter, Mr. Oliver Laughland. The Guardian has been one of the first newspapers to report the news of the murder of Avijit Roy, founder of mukto-mona. Since Avijit’s murder, the Guardian has continued to publish articles and commentaries about Avijit Roy & mukto-mona. The article below on Avijit Roy is based on the interviews of his father, Prof. Ajoy Roy, Farid Ahmed, the chief moderator of mukto-mona, and me. Atheist…
Please read my most recent article on Avijit Roy, founder of mukto-mona.com. Comments, as always, are welcome. Click on the title below: Avijit Roy and His Legacy
In February, 2007, The Daily Star, Bangladesh, interviewed three of us–Avijit Roy, the founder of mukto-mona.com, me, and the then mukto-mona moderator Mehul Kamdar. Please click the title below: Freethinkers of Our Time
Post by Jahed Ahmed.