2018

October

The terror of counter-terror laws

http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/10/21/opinion/terror-counter-terror-laws

The Struggle for Justice

http://groundviews.org/2018/10/20/the-struggle-for-justice/

No Peace in Rest

http://groundviews.org/2018/10/19/no-peace-in-rest/

 

September

Political prisoners and counter terror laws

http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/09/23/news-features/political-prisoners-and-counter-terror-laws

August

Sri Lankan Catholics need to follow pope’s call on death penalty

https://www.ucanews.com/news/sri-lankan-catholics-need-to-follow-popes-call-on-death-penalty/83072

MULLIKULAM: A STEP CLOSER TO REGAIN NAVY OCCUPIED LANDS AND HOUSES

http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/08/05/news-features/mullikulam-step-closer-regain-navy-occupied-lands-and-houses

 

July

DISAPPEARANCES IN SRI LANKA: 500 DAYS OF PROTESTS

http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/07/29/opinion/disappearances-sri-lanka-500-days-protests

 

June

AMPARA: 100 DAYS AFTER THE VIOLENCE AGAINST MUSLIMS

http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/06/10/opinion/ampara-100-days-after-violence-against-muslims

 

May

The May 18 Disconnect

http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/05/20/opinion/may-18-disconnect

Access to land is a must for reconciliation in Sri Lanka

https://www.ucanews.com/news/access-to-land-is-a-must-for-reconciliation-in-sri-lanka/82349

Sinhalese version published on 6th June 2018 at http://www.vikalpa.org/?p=32592

Freedom of Expression on the decline in Sri Lanka

http://groundviews.org/2018/05/03/freedom-of-expression-on-the-decline-in-sri-lanka/

 

April

Iranaitheevu: a community reclaims their island home from the Navy

http://groundviews.org/2018/04/25/iranaitheevu-a-community-reclaims-their-island-home-from-the-navy/

Slight edited version published on the Sunday Observer of 29th April 2018

http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/04/29/news-features/iranaiteevu-displaced-reclaim-their-lands

Tamil version published on 4th May 2018 at http://maatram.org/?p=6832

Iranaitheevu; a year of continuous protests to regain Navy-occupied land

http://groundviews.org/2018/04/20/iranaitheevu-a-year-of-continuous-protests-to-regain-navy-occupied-land/

Slight edited version published on the Sunday Observer of 22nd April 2018

http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/04/22/issues/island-people%E2%80%99s-battle-return-home

Sinhalese version published on 21st April 2018 http://www.vikalpa.org/?p=32271

 

March

Crippling civic organising, mobilising and resistance through Draft Amendment to the Act on NGOs

http://groundviews.org/2018/03/22/crippling-civic-organising-mobilising-and-resistance-through-draft-ngo-act-amendment/

Sinhalese version published on 27th March 2018 at http://www.vikalpa.org/?p=32164

Tamil version published on 30th March 2018 at http://maatram.org/?p=6787

STF brutality against Muslims in Digana: March 5

http://groundviews.org/2018/03/13/stf-brutality-against-muslims-in-digana-march-5/

February

366 days – Roadside Protests in Kilinochchi

http://groundviews.org/2018/02/22/366-days-roadside-protests-in-kilinochchi/

(Also published in the Sunday Observer of 25th February 2018 http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/02/25/features/366-days-roadside-protests-kilinochchi)

 

January

Ekneligoda, Sugirtharajan and 24th January

https://groundviews.org/2018/01/24/ekneligoda-sugirtharajan-and-24th-january/

(Also published in Sunday Leader of 28th January 2018 http://www.thesundayleader.lk/2018/01/28/ekneligoda-sugirtharajan-and-24th-january/)