Dr Obaidul Hamid is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Education at the University of Queensland, Australia. He researches language, education and society in the developing world.
By Dr Obaidul Hamid 16 September 2020 In Bangladesh, corruption meaning deliberate financial misuse and misappropriation needs no new debate. For several years in a row, Transparency International has consistently ranked Bangladesh as one among 10 most corrupt countries in the world. What about linguistic corruption? Not many in Bangladesh are aware of theREAD MORE
Nobody should be killed for exercising free speech: UN By Dr Obaidul Hamid 10 July 2020 This article is about discursive crimes and the contexts and processes of their determination. So what are discursive crimes? Discursive crimes are not entirely new; people have committed them across societies for ages. However,READ MORE