Tag Archives: President J R Jayewardene

When Worlds Collide #91: Gamani Corea – Champion of the Global South

Text of my ‘When Worlds Collide’ column published in Ceylon Today Sunday broadsheet newspaper on 12 November  2013 Robert S McNamara, who was US Secretary of Defence under Presidents Kennedy and Johnson, then served as President of the World Bank from 1968 … Continue reading

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When Worlds Collide #54: What If Upali Wijewardene Didn’t Disappear..?

Text of my ‘When Worlds Collide’ column published in Ceylon Today Sunday newspaper on 17 February 2013 Growing up in a very different Sri Lanka during the 1970s and 1980s, I used to have a recurrent dream. A daring press … Continue reading

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