"We speak out because we love our country and the people who serve our country honorably. Our cheering and our finger pointing is driven by the government actions and it is all because of a common interest of seeing what is best for our dear homeland named Bangladesh.
Just one request: please don't term us "anti-state" because the government won't like what we say. Stopping the information flow is not the way to deal with criticism but rather by changing the minds with transparent actions, one can convert the people from being critics to cheerleaders."
May 22, 2007
A great masterpiece by Asif Saleh of Drishtipat in the Daily Star. Some excerpts: