Archive for August 17th, 2010

Alcohol and substance abuse among the combatants

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

by Dr Ruwan M Jayatunge “Life, as we find it, is too hard for us; it brings us too many pains, disappointments and impossible tasks. In order to bear it we cannot dispense with palliative measures… There are perhaps three such measures: powerful deflections, which cause us to make light of our misery; substitutive satisfactions, […]

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My recent visit to Sri Lanka- Good-Bad and Ugly;

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

By. U. B. Gunasinghe, PhD I am writing this essay to highlight few things I observed during recent visit to Sri Lanka.  First of all let me address the “Reconciliation” process that so many external element, especially so called human right advocates are worried about.  Most of the unsubstantiated comments on this subject coming from […]

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Tamil Economic Refugees: How Illegal Immigration is Ingrained in Tamil Culture

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

– Kumar Moses Thirai kadal odiyum thiraviam thedu “”…” Tamil proverb. It means, “cross the seas and grab the fortunes”. Absolutely no disrespect for any community but this is the main driving force of Tamil economic refugees to greener pastures. Before pointing the finger at Sri Lanka and alleged human rights violations and other “push” […]

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Lorne Gunter: Send the Tamils back, sadly

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

Asoka Weerasinghe Kings Grove Crescent. Gloucester . Ontario . Canada 17 August 2010   The Editor (Letters) THE OTTAWA CITIZEN   It is sad when there is one more journalist who writes about Sri Lanka after Sun Sea brought in 490  ‘millionaire’ illegal Tamil migrants, when they have little knowledge of what has happened and is […]

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