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
This came as a little surprise. Just days before Charles Darwin’s 200th birth anniversary and the 150th publication anniversary of his most famous book, the Origin of Species, the Church of England has issued a statement of apology for once vehemently rejecting Darwin’s theory on evolution. The statement says, “Charles Darwin: 200 years from your birth, the Church of England owes you an apology for misunderstanding you and, by getting our first reaction wrong, encouraging others to misunderstand you still….