Archive for August 4th, 2010

Desmond Tutu rebukes Sri Lanka

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Asoka Weerasinghe Kings Grove Crescent . Gloucester . Ontario . K1J 6G1. Canada 4 August 2010 OPEN LETTER to Former Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town, Desmond Tutu The Leader of THE ELDERS COUNCIL  Dear Desmond Tutu:     I just read a news item by-lined by Robert Mackey which said “Desmond Tutu Rebukes Sri Lanka”. “Oh, No, not you again […]

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Who are these Global statesmen who decry S. Lanka’s peace without justice ?

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

By Charles.S.Perera They do not seem to understand either peace, or justice. The “Global Statesmen”   Nelson Mandela, Desmond Tutu, Kofi Annan, and Jimmy Carter, now demand international concern over the post-war conduct of Sri Lanka.    Archbishop Desmond Tutu  is known to be a highly excited man where terrorism in Sri Lanka is concerned.  He […]

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The (Recent) Travels of a Journalist -MAIN ATTRACTION IN NORTH WALES IS SNOWDON MOUNTAIN RANGE

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Shelton A.  Gunaratne © 2010 Our (25 July) 2010 trip to North Wales was unplanned and unexpected. After attending the annual conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) in Braga, Portugal, Yoke-Sim and I returned to London to visit with my youngest sister Nayana Axon’s family in Shepherds Bush.  On the […]

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The Berlin Wall

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Dr Ruwan M Jayatunge   On November 9, 1989 the East Germany’s Communist rulers opened the Berlin Wall as the aftermath of Perestroika and Glasnost and also by the continuous pressure of the Easter German Public.   I still recall some events relating to the Berlin Wall that took place when I was a medical student. […]

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Quo vadis Maldives?

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Geethanjana Kudaligamage Rajapakse, regional politics, “Eurocentric Developmentalism” and the western hegemony (Part 13) From western point of view, loosing Sri Lanka is a colossal strategic setback. But no one can blame Sri Lanka for this tragic reality. From Sri Lankan point of view, Sri Lanka hasn’t done anything in detrimental to relations with USA. Therefore, […]

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