Missing Bangladeshi Journalist Has Been “Found” — Now He Must Be Freed

May 12, 2020

Last week, 53 days after his suspicious disappearance on March 10, Bangladeshi journalist Shafiqul Islam Kajol was “found” by authorities in Benapole, 150 miles from Dhaka where he was last seen. On May 3, border guards apparently discovered Kajol, the editor of the daily...

Bangladeshi Workers Organize to Protect Their Most Valuable Export: Themselves

Oct 03, 2014

Migrant domestic workers from Bangladesh enjoy little protection from their government, but they’re not alone. May: Banani, Dhaka, Bangladesh “Mariah” is a small woman with an unexpectedly intense stare. All of us in the hotel conference room crane our necks to see her, as she rises to...