While the world is united to condemn the atrocities committed in Rakhine province of Myanmar, where 1.1 million Rohingya people live. Rohingya people are fleeing in the thousand as the barbaric crack down continues against them in the coastal province of Rakhine
Just over a year ago, a tragic event unfolded that seemed to mark a turning point in Bangladesh. I refer to the savage attack on the Holey Artisan Bakery that resulted in the death of 22 innocent victims from five countries who were simply enjoying one another's company at one of Dhaka's finest restaurants.
Mark Twain famously said that "it is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either of them."