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Beyond Neoliberal LGBTQI Politics: On Duplicities, Challenges & Hope For Change

Beyond Neoliberal LGBTQI Politics: On Duplicities, Challenges & Hope For Change

By Chamindra Weerawardhana – In Sri Lanka, the LGBTIQ community – or many segments of that community – has come together last week to stand against the decision of the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to ‘bin’ a provision to ensure equality and justice to all citizens irrespective of their sexual […]

Electing A VC At Jaffna University: A Window Into Erosion Of Quality In Sri Lankan University System

Colombo Telegraph continues its exposure of corruption in Jaffna University which is ruinous for the development of the region and indeed the nation. By turning a blind eye to it, the Government and the education authorities, are by default, creating a climate where the entire system of education threatens to become toxic. In most universities […]

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Confrontations With Colonialism: Resistance, Revivalism & Reform Under British Rule In Sri Lanka

By Sumanasiri Liyanage and Charitha Herath – In the last ten years or so, Prof. P V J Jayasekera has been working on revising his doctoral dissertation for publication as many friends had insisted that it should be offered for public consumption. Finally the first volume of it is out. We are not a historians […]

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