24 August, 2019

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Video: SSP Ranagala Interrupts Anti-Hudson Protest

A peaceful protest, staged against the rumbustious conduct SLBC Chairman Hudson Samarasinghe in front of the SLBC today (2nd), was interrupted by a group of hooligans.

Ranagala-EditThey booed at the protesters and scolded them in obscene language. Dr. Nimalka Fernando, who recently received death threats from the SLBC Chairman during a live radio talk show, was also among the protesters.

The Police, led by SSP Premalal Ranagala, facilitated the hooligans by chasing away the protesters and destroying their placards. Instead of taking hooligans into custody, he dispersed protesters by threatening them in vulgar language.Protesters were mostly women and the large majority of them were human rights activists. Ranagala was the same police officer who protected the group who staged pro-government protests in front of the Hulftsdorp Court Complex when former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake was impeached.

* Video Credit: Vikalpa – CPA

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  • 13
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    miracle of asia for you!!

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      Ranagala is no Policeman.

      He is a bootlicking henchman in Sri Lanka Police uniform.

      Cheers!

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    both of them (RANAGALA &HUDSON) were hard core DIRTY UNPers @ premadasa time and before. its funny. oh poor people.

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      Nimalka,Shanthini Kongahage,Maithree Wickramasinghe,Eknaligoda all labeled with [Edited out] .These frustrated [Edited out] have nothing else to do other than appearing for photo opportunities to earn $$$$$.Hey Hadda,my guess is that these [Edited out] are trying to get your attention.Love at first sight!

      • 10
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        what we can expect idiots like you: get well man :(

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        MAD Max, did you rise up from your grave? You dumb ass, get lost!

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    State-aided fascism is developing fast. A society where the Police, paid for by the people, takes sides in favour of an unpopular regime
    is, without any doubt at all, a Failed Society – unworthy of being accepted into the global democratic fold. This is the start. The Sinhala people, who were not forthcoming in condemning massive HR violations against the Tamils – particularly in the NEP – in the past e decades are now at the receiving end. This will, sadly, grow.

    When people have no access to their favoured food (Mutton now around Rs.2000/kg Beef/at nearly Rs.1000, popular fish varieties around Rs.1000)cannot be kept down by mobs of gangsters like Duminda and Kudu Mervin. Like in Iran, Libya and Egypt the people will eventually win.

    Backlash

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      But police in NY did the same thing to protestors at ‘occupy wall street’ campaign in the end.

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        Are you a citizen of NY?

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          Ajith – Banda’s statement is idiotic, we are talking about the happenings in the Miracle of Asia under Hitlerpaksha.

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            mike

            Banda is a British passport carrying patriotic citizen of this island. He would just like our police to achieve parity with NYPD in brutality. His aspiration to be the worst should be rewarded.

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          Ajith ……………………….. Read this news below:……… …Intelligence Study Links Low I.Q. To Prejudice, Racism, Conservatism…………………….
          …The Huffington Post Rebecca Searles……………..
          First Posted: 02/01/2012 7:52 am EST Updated: 04/09/2013 6:04 pm EDT…{Are racists dumb? Do conservatives tend to be less intelligent than liberals? A provocative new study from Brock University in Ontario suggests the answer to both questions may be a qualified yes.

          The study, published in Psychological Science, showed that people who score low on I.Q. tests in childhood are more likely to develop prejudiced beliefs and socially conservative politics in adulthood.

          I.Q., or intelligence quotient, is a score determined by standardized tests, but whether the tests truly reveal intelligence remains a topic of hot debate among psychologists.

          Dr. Gordon Hodson, a professor of psychology at the university and the study’s lead author, said the finding represented evidence of a vicious cycle: People of low intelligence gravitate toward socially conservative ideologies, which stress resistance to change and, in turn, prejudice, he told LiveScience.

          Why might less intelligent people be drawn to conservative ideologies? Because such ideologies feature “structure and order” that make it easier to comprehend a complicated world, Dodson said. “Unfortunately, many of these features can also contribute to prejudice,” he added.

          Dr. Brian Nosek, a University of Virginia psychologist, echoed those sentiments.

          “Reality is complicated and messy,” he told The Huffington Post in an email. “Ideologies get rid of the messiness and impose a simpler solution. So, it may not be surprising that people with less cognitive capacity will be attracted to simplifying ideologies.”

          But Nosek said less intelligent types might be attracted to liberal “simplifying ideologies” as well as conservative ones.

          In any case, the study has taken the Internet by storm, with some outspoken liberals saying that it validates their suspicions about conservatives and conservatives arguing that the research has been misinterpreted………………………….}

          I thank Banda, Jimmy, Navin, Sumane, Abhaya Sarojini, Mad Max,..Champika, David Blacker, members and supporters of LTTE, JHU, Ravana, BBS, BBS Rep, BJP, …… for their full cooperation with the researchers.

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            Native Vedda
            I would say that stupid racists commit acts of overt racial bias while the smart racists know how to be subtle about it. Smart racists are the really dangerous ones because they are architects of pogroms and genocide ,while the stupid racists are apt to be out in the streets doing the actual leg work for the smart racists.–In the US the stupid racists are the KKK/NeoNazis while the smart racists are the NeoCons and the establishment elite.

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              PalmSquirrel has scored a bulls eye.

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            Native, you’re way behind the news. We did have a few nationwide IQ tests spread over the past seven years which conclusively proved that the majority of Sri Lankans are not only dumb but also have no birth certificates.

            Those tests were conducted by the Commissioner of Elections.

            The people were asked to tick off names on things called ballot papers.Those events were called elections, meaning the best sort of examination to test IQ.. I can understand guys like MR, Mervyn etc getting the thumbs up. But imagine a non-starter like Ranil also receiving the nod ?

            Can’t beat an election for an IQ test !

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          He is said to be living somewhere near to horana. Once upon a time, he was said to have left srilanka for UK and there he had studied for a kind of so called doctorate. Lately, the man had grabbed millions of funds from his customers as Leepotter agent or share holder for sl. Now Banda is appointed to as most stupid appologist to MR and the rulers – this man would have to face the same as many other perpetrators of current day srilanka… sooner than later.

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        Banda shame on you

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        Protests in the US are allowed and I can’t think of a single instance of people counter protesting to support the government.–In this case, we have Police doing absolutely nothing to those counter protesters supporting the regime.

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        May be THEY were DALU BANDAS in N Y.
        Not like sri lanka.

        So You were there In NY with Your DALU BANDAS???.

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        Police in Swaziland also did the same thing Bando.

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          Not only Swaziland, other poor nations in africa, go on doing so.
          Ruwandian strategies would fit most with those of MR. MR as a leader has lot in common with those poor leaders in Africa than anyone else.
          He is chosen stupid voters to represent the country, unfortunately, but wait and see, how the regime will end up soon. Jaya apitai… we the folks who respect LAW AND ORDER above everything.

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        Banda,

        Good point.

        Would you now consider having barbed wire inserted to your bottom as well?

        If you live in SL please call your local Police station. Each station has atleast one constable specialized in horrific torture & saddistic beatings.

        Sinhalese, Tamil or Muslim does not matter. They treat all equally in line with our constitution.

        If you are not satisfied with SL Police services, please contact NYPD. Since you claim NYPD is as good as SL Police.

        Hope you will get the services you so richly deserve.

        Cheers!

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      Now now don’t deceive yourself. This was not people protesting against the government. The last thing the people of this country would do is to join the separatist appeasing NGOs. And do you honestly think people of Libya and Egypt have won? Replacing a dictator by a western puppet is certainly not winning.

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        Liberal One……… “This was not people protesting against the government. ………Of course they are not, all protests should be clan inspired/authorised in order to seek legitimacy …………. Does the state approve senior officers to physically touch/push the women police officers to perform their duties in the course of crowd dispersal?

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      Backlash, …not the start. That was when Lasantha was killed, when the seed of self respect, common human dignity,the absolute right to everything that comprises basic human freedoms, was awoken to the fact that it needs to, that it must, germinate and grow and find fullest expression in the individual lives of all citizens.

      That death struck a spark in the deeper recesses of the collective national subconscious. That is now quickly taking root and growing, beginning to find overt public modes of explicit expression.

      If the state will seek to crush underfoot every semblance of legitimate dissent and leaves no room for anything that threatens its illicit hold onto power and its arrogant repudiation of the validity of every tenet of democracy, we have then no option but to conclude that the government is no longer a government of the people, for the people and by the people.

      THIS IS ALL OUT WAR ON THE PEOPLE !
      THIS IS DEIFICATION OF POWER AND SELF AGGRANDIZEMENT.
      ITS POLICIES ARE SHAPED FOR THE EXCLUSIVE EXTENSION AND CONSOLIDATION OF ITS POWER AND HAS NO COMITY WITH THE PEOPLE.

      THE STATE HAS RENEGED ON EVERY WRITTEN AND UNWRITTEN MORAL COVENANT TO WHICH IT MUST SUBSCRIBE , TO WHICH IT MUST COMMIT ITSELF TOTALLY IF IT IS TO EVEN REMOTELY BE WORTHY OF CONDUCTING AFFAIRS OF STATE ON BEHALF OF THE PEOPLE.

      THE STATE TODAY REGARDS BASIC HUMAN FREEDOMS AS FACETS OF LIFE NOT EVEN DESERVING ITS DERISION.

      THE PEOPLE THEN HAVE NO OBLIGATION TO KEEP COVENANT WITH A STATE THAT HAS BROKEN, TOTALLY ABUSED, EVERY COVENANT WITH THE PEOPLE.

      THE TRAGEDY IS THAT THE MAJORITY OF VOTERS IN THIS COUNTRY ARE IMBECILIC TO THE EXTENT THAT THEIR INNER SELVES RESONATE WITH THE EVIL BRAND OF THINLY VEILED RACE AND RELIGIOUS SUPREMACY USED BY THE STATE TO DEMONIZE THEIR SENSES AND RETAIN THEIR LOYALTY, A SOCIETY LACKING IN SELF RESPECT,,LACKING IN ANY CONSCIOUSNESS OF WHAT CONSTITUTES DIGNITY. AND THE ROGUE STATE FLOURISHES IN THIS HIATUS.

      SOCIETY AT LARGE IS ITSELF WOEFULLY LACKING IN SOCIAL OR POLITICAL MORALITY. RELIGION IS NO MORE A RELIGION BUT HAS BECOME AN ADJUNCT TO SINHALA SUPREMACIST FERVOUR… JUST AS LITERATURE, CULTURAL ART FORMS, POETRY ETC ARE OUTGROWTHS OF RACISM AND NOT MANIFESTATION OF A MORAL AND CULTURED PEOPLE.IT HAS BECOME A TOOL IN THE HANDS OF A POWER CARTEL THAT’S NOT AVERSE TO EXPLOITING THE STUPIDITY OF THE ELECTORATE TO FURTHER ITS HOLD ON POWER.

      SOCIETAL PACIFISM TURNED INTO STARK FEAR AS THE STATE UNLEASHED ITS UNIFORMED AND UN-UNIFORMED KILLERS TO CRUSH DISSENT, TO KILL, KIDNAP AND TORTURE.

      A FAR CRY FROM THE MANDATE ANY SANE MAN WOULD GIVE THE STATE.

      MAN HAS BECOME A TOOL OF THE STATE THAT MUST NEEDS BE HIS SERVANT.

      ITS POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY IS A NAKED AND SHAMELESS IRON CONTROL, A SUBJUGATION, OF THE PEOPLE.

      SOCIETY AT LARGE IS THREATENED WITH DIRE PUNISHMENTS IF IT DOES NOT SUBSCRIBE WITHOUT QUESTION TO THE SUPREMACY OF THE STATE AND THAT ALONE MUST BE THE GUIDING PRINCIPLE OF SOCIAL CONDUCT TO WHICH EVERY INDIVIDUAL MUST BOW.

      RANAGALA’S INCIDENT IS MERELY ONE OF THOUSANDS CONFIRMING THE STATE’S MESSAGE TO THE MASSES : “CONFORM , OR ELSE…”

      BUT AS YOU PUT IT SUCCINCTLY, SOCIETY WILL NO LONGER BE KEPT DOWN FOR MUCH LONGER BY ” MOBS OF GANGSTERS”.. WHETHER IN OR OUT OF UNIFORM.

      I AM AFRAID THAT CONTRARY TO NEITSCHEIAN DOCTRINE, THE NECESSITY OF THE STATE WILL NO LONGER BE THE ONLY MORAL SOCIO-POLITICAL DOCTRINE. THE BEGGINNINGS OF DISSENT ARE IN FACT A PUBLIC READING OF THE PEOPLE’S POLITICAL MANIFESTO.

      AND THE TWO ARE ON AN INEVITABLE COLLISION COURSE.

      WHICH ONE WILL PREVAIL ?
      THE ANSWER IS IN THE WINDS OF DISSENT AND FREEDOM WAFTING OVER THE COUNTRY.

      HISTORY PROVES THAT SUCH WINDS SWEEP EVERYTHING OUT OF THEIR PATHS.

      THAT’S THE INEVITABILITY OF FATE !!

      WHAT BEGAN WITH LASANTHA’S KILLING IS NOW BUILDING UP EVER SO DISTINCTLY INTO WHAT WILL BECOME AN INEXORABLE SOCIAL WAVE CRYING FOR….. AND NOT WILLING TO BE DENIED, ITS FREEDOMS, ITS RIGHTS, IT DIGNITY.

      TO EXPECT SELF RESPECTING MEN AND WOMEN TO LIVE THE LIVES OF MONGREL DOGS WILL WORK… BUT ONLY WITH MONGREL DOGS… AND EVEN THEN, YES, EVEN THEN, I’VE VERY OFTEN SEEN THOSE MONGREL DOGS FROM THE GUTTERS TURN INTO SNARLING WOLVES AGAINST THEIR TORMENTORS.

  • 9
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    Welcome to the Police state of Sri Lanka.

    Jarawa eating Ranagala should be ashamed of himself. He is doing the dirty work for the regime.

    Oh, Meet the next ambassador to Pagastan!

  • 7
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    Must take this f..n SSP to International Courts. Must keep a record of this rouge SSP by UNP.

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    Stinking hadda vs separatist loving NGOs. Both are not to be trusted.

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      where does Hudson stink ? no he doesn’t , he is very busy with his popular talk shows , why complain liberal one ? isn’t Hudson liberal enough for you ?

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    We don’t need to be investigated for war crimes during the final stages of the war. Here is a daily violation of fundamental rights by the Police who have become mere pawns of this corrupt and criminal regime. I have heard the disgusting filth aired in the morning by this lunatic Hudson s history is known to everyone.

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    Disgrace. Where is law and order when the very custodians of law and order turn out to be thugs.This is why there should be Police Commission as under 17th Amendment to the Constitution.If there is to be even a semblance of democracy then all should fight for the repeal of 18A and the reintroduction of 17A.

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    All that I see is a lot of women constables. And Nimalka [Edited out], an [Edited out] and a few budies chicken-up and walking out of their ‘protest’, not even being carried away. Shame on you Vikalpa! This is no break-in news.

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      mechaaanic;
      Better Put the Bolt in proper the Nut?.

      This is JARAPASSA’s Wonderland, And Only the His clan and GOONS have a say.
      Remember, What happened to Premadasa, Ranjan, Gahdafi, Sadaam hussain, Mubharak, Sia Ul Hauq.?????

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        Wait and see, these hora uguduwas will disppear soon. Coming colour is not good for Rajas…
        I can hardly wait to see it in next UNHRC sessions. As I warned it. CHOGM has excelerated the process of waterloo of Raja regime, as we expected. Bad thing is .. people s money have been wasted for that advertisement.

        This kind of behiavour is comparable Like killing and hurt further the deadbodies…

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      mechanic ……………. Would you like the male police officers to grope and carry the female protesters? …. SSP Premalal Ranagala was raging, for what? ….Is he a women hating Jack the Ripper?

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    Police rule in the South and military rule in the North.

    That’s how the Rajapaksas want to rule. No protest is tolerated, peaceful or otherwise. Rent-a-mob to counter legitimate protest and get the police to make sure the protest is suppressed and the rent-a-mob protected.

    Welcome to Rajapaksastan! The hellhole of asia.

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    Ha Ha.. This is funny.. I think it’s more like a movie with the good cop bad cop actors\actresses.. In the end these are comedy skits and you really do have to laugh at these scenes.. I think the regime is saying “Merry motherfucking Christmas fools… And a happy motherfucking new year you cockroaches”

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      Tch tch…Language Penetrator, language.

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        “Tch Tch”.. I find very offensive Piranha, but you won’t see me complaining.
        Defining a few symbols which make up a word is hell of thing… Motherfucker is a very interesting word which can be defined in a number of ways, I choose the gansta way, oppose to the literal, but I guess that’s just me.
        Anyway what I’m trying to say is that fucking words like fucking should not really upset people, yes, it might downgrade people as they are not IN YOUR CALIBER OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. Please remember you might even be more stupid than the person using “obscene” language, yes that might be a real fact about you (even if you drive a Lamborghini).. But hey, what the fuck, does it really matter about the words used if the content gets through??

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          LOL.wonder how this passed the acid test by the admins..I’ve seen quite a lot of EDITED OUT on most comments… …

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            I concur. Appears excessive “penetration” !!

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    Meet the future IGP! He is doing everything to please the boss! Hadda does the same. Oh! I forgot Vaas! He missed the bus and is in a mess! Does anybody know what happened the prospective Vaas the IGP candidate? Did he step on bosses other leg? Poor boy! IGP Ranagala, I mean ‘also running’, take care my boy, don’t get to know too many secrets in the process. What happened to the Kamburupitiya boy? Investigator dead! Killers dead!! Its a dead secret now! Like the Kennedy case!!
    Subha Anagathayak! !

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      .
      Is he not promoted yet! I heard the Soldiers who blocked NP-CM visiting HSZ already promoted.
      :-)

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        Rana looks a 3rd grade street thug

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      Thug IGP Anura Senanayake?????

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    “If this is happening in Colombo/South — just imagine what might have been done to the Tamils!” Paraphrased from a random citizen of Gampaha.

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    Hudda;s mouth is best for a cess pit,I wish I can fix it to my toilet.

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      Come on Hudda,we want more.Take these [Edited out] to the cleaners.But Hadda,be careful these [Edited out] !Hudda,make sure that your private parts are well protected.

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    Female police thugs led by SSP Thug attacks protestors while Hooligan Hudsons Hooligans Hoot on. Perhaps under the orders of the Minister of Law and Order.

  • 4
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    He is qualifying for his promotion.

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    I see a Catholic Nun in the video.
    What business has this Nun gotto do in this demonstration instead of tending to her folks elsewhere.

    Quote:”The last thing the people of this country would do is to join the separatist appeasing NGOs – liberal one”
    So one can assume this NUN of the Catholic Church in the video is with the seperatist appeasing NGOs. Hmmmmm food for thought.

    Quote: “Stinking hadda vs separatist loving NGOs. Both are not to be trusted.”

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      WAS YOUR NOOSE UP YOUR [ OR SOMEONE ELSE’S] DERRIERE WHEN BUDDHIST MONKS LED MOBS INTO MUSLIM AND CHRISTIAN CHURCHES AND PLACES OF BUSINESS TO DEMOLISH THEM ? OR WERE YOU IN THOSE GANGS ?

      COME OUT WITH IT. TELL GOTHA AND MR TO SEND THOSE MONKS BACK TO THEIR TEMPLES. THAT’S IF YOU’RE MAN ENOUGH TO SAY IT.

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    SSP Ranagala is a hooligan and foot licker of the Regime… Did lot of dirty works during the election in AMPARA. Well done sir. I am with u as long as u have the power.

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    Do you buggers expect the government to open a ‘sisil beema dansela’ for separatists and evangelists backed protesters to cool off and scream with added vigour, eh?

    You and them would get your chance to show your opposition at the coming up elections. Get ready for that. Let’s see who gets what?

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    Cameron who was in Sri Lanka just a few weeks back howling as if he is the paragon of virtue of media freedom among other rights has forced The Guardian’s top editor, Alan Rusbridger to appear before a parliamentary committee on Tuesday, December 5. Rusbridger will have to explain the news outlet’s action of carrying classified documents of America’s covert surveillance and eavesdropping of ‘activities’ in the ‘Global Theatre’ provided by the former (US) National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden since June this year. What do you have to say about that eh.

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      Banda

      Please go back to your mother country where you can safely fight against the British establishment. ……..What has Nimalka Fernando got to do with Alan Rusbridger? ………………Is Alan sharing his bed with Nimalka? ………………….. Intelligence Study Links Low I.Q. To Prejudice, Racism, Conservatism……………………. …The Huffington Post

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        Are you thick again? No IQ at all, I suppose. Can’t you see my point? The epitome of democracy, and advocators of Human Rights, the UK parliament and its PM, Cameron does not respect dissent in his own country. So, what do you expect from your ‘the dictator’ Rajapakse?

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          Banda………… Can you tell me the purposes of Parliamentary committees?…………..Are they there to praise the lord? Your nano brain can’t comprehend the mechanics of democracy. ………I would rather urge you to go back to your fatherland.

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            Banda s role is not better to that Mervin. Though the mervin is said to be isolated by the regime these days. If Banda sprouts anything… that seem to have either no value or evasive. None of his points are connected with facts and figures OR references. He is said to be a PhD (I wish I could read his diseratation).

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      (^-^)

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    Where is JIM SOFT and FATHIMA FUKUSHIMA appareantly both are same

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      They may have hidden in the pants of Rajapakshes, as it is the case with Dr NOnis too, not turning up to that discussion forum (unfinished war)lately.

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    SSP Ranagala looks Tamil ; where is BBS Rep to state that Sinhalese are a different people from Tamils.

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    Sinhala buddhists hooting at human rights. Hoot, hoot, hoot.

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    I commented on this subject earlier too. I too listen to this person’s (Mr. Hudson Samarasinghe) own program aired on CITY FM (not regularly)and can vouch for the most degrading and vulgar language he uses to downgrade people. He does it with “impunity” and sometimes even go the extent of challenging the people to go to courts. Yet so far no person has taken that challenge and file a huge case against his vulgarity demonstrated to whole country and the world. That is why I asked this lady to do that, because in her presentation she once said she was called a “Prostitute”. Instead of resorting to this type of display of “protests” that also with a minimum number of participants and clashing with “low calibre law enforcement personnel”, she should have taken this man to courts and charged with the “heaviest defamation law suite”.

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    Coming colors are not good for Rajapakses.

    We saw Arab Springs and now see the Springs are spreading into Thailand, Bangladesh and Lithuania. Same could follow to Sri Lanka soon.

    Dr.Nimalka Ferenando should sue Hudson Samarasinghe and should bring a Law suit for deformation of her Character.

    Even though the Courts and Judges are Rajapakse Stooges and she might not get a fair judgment, still this case will go in for records.

    Dr.Nimalka also could go for International Human Rights council and file a case and seek justice there.

    Also Video tape the whole Demonstration and keep it for future records to prove what’s really happening in Sri Lanka.

    Learn from CH 4 Callum Macrae. Best offense is the best defense.

    Good luck.

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      Those stupid buggers who shed tears for Nimalka should know that majority people in this country hate NGOs sharks like Nimalka because they represent ex-coloneal gang and their separatist puppets and they have nothing common with the mass in this country.

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