Category Archives: 1971 war

Open Joke Competition: The Birangona- Results

Well to stop you all becoming as hacked off as a ‘Bangladeshi’ atheist, at long last it’s the results of our Open Joke Competition: The Birangona Here are just some of the entries you sent us. ধন্যবাদ … ———————————————————————————————————— I … Continue reading

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Bongabandhu’s Extremism Is Nothing New

As we know Spittoon’s Faisal Gazi is something of a  fringe extremist. Despite this he HAS been allowed to write for the mainstream media. His sole (so far) effort was, surprise surprise, an attack on Muslims published by the Guardian. But … Continue reading

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Male Rape in the 1971 war ?

It’s April Fool’s day , a day of deceit and trickery, . So how better to commemorate it then a caption competition about possibly the greatest fraud in history?. The mythical urban myth  of mass rape  during the Pakistani army’s 1971 anti-terrorism action in East … Continue reading

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The Birangona leading the Blind

As the latest performance of Leesa Gazi’s play on the  fictional mass rape of Bengali women airs what better time than to have a caption competition dedicated to it? Captions please -and remember  ”Muzzle Me Not” Also Why Is Gang Rape … Continue reading

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The Commercialisation of the 1971 war

It’s Christmas! The time of year when a festival nominally invented to celebrate the life of one of the greatest ascetics who ever lived , Jesus Christ (peace be upon him), loved not just by Christians  but also Muslims  (though … Continue reading

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A Tribute to the Pakistani Army

As the Pakistani Army bravely fights terrorists intent on murdering civilians and destroying their state it is important to remember that we have been here before: The 16 December marks the anniversary of the end of the Pakistani army’s first … Continue reading

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Free Speech won’t dominate ‘Bangladesh’

All May Speak Their Minds! So claimed Spittoon’s Faisal Gazi publically Though as we know Mr Gazi is a complete hypocrite who has a long record of stifiling speech he doesnt like. Because you see Mr Gazi’s view of freedom … Continue reading

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