[Marxism] Sri Lanka: Chief justice sacked amid fresh repression

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Sun Feb 3 20:26:24 MST 2013

The sacking of the chief justice is yet another indication of the
dictatorial nature of the Rajapaksa government. Repressive laws such as the
Prevention of Terrorism Act enable detention without trial. Journalists and
others critical of the government have been murdered or disappeared.


“Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is humanity’s
original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made,
through disobedience and through rebellion.” — Oscar Wilde, Soul of Man
Under Socialism

“The free market is perfectly natural... do you think I am some kind of
dummy?” — Jarvis Cocker

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