Eyes Tight Shut

International community struggles to face Sri Lanka’s reality.

Sign of the Times

The international community mistakenly hopes war will bring peace to Sri Lanka.

No Choice

The international community's strategy has made any rights the Tamils secure depend entirely on the outcome of the war.


Sri Lanka is under no real pressure on human rights

True Colours

Why the UNP was never committed to federalism.


The effects of today’s dynamics on Sri Lanka’s sociopolitical fabric will be powerful and long lasting.

Core Issue

Only an end to the state’s Sinhala chauvunism will bring peace.

Now What?

The APRC legitimized international support for Rajapakse’s war.

Not So Simple

Development-led pacification will not work in Sri Lanka's Northeast.

Emblematic Act

The lessons of July 1983