People or the Economy? The Case of the Garment Industry in Bangladesh

Along with other countries, Bangladesh went into a nationwide lockdown to fight the COVID-19 pandemic in the end of March. The country’s version of lockdown has been quite controversial, as garment factories resumed operations despite the drastic measures taken elsewhere in society. As Rumi, one of the 4.1 million textile workers, puts it: “Police and

The problem of India`s Geography

With a population of almost 1.2 billion people, 1.2 million square miles, and more than 1000 different languages, India truly is a unique country. A country that many people are aware of, but don’t really know what’s really going on. This article aims to explain how India has become the country it is now, and