defend dissent http://kbia.org en Student and atheist groups call for freedom of expression in Bangladesh http://kbia.org/post/student-and-atheist-groups-call-freedom-expression-bangladesh <p>A group gathered in MU’s speaker’s circle Thursday to speak out against the Bangladeshi government and advocate for freedom of expression.&nbsp;</p><p>Nearly 15 atheists participated in the Defend Dissent protest.&nbsp; The demonstration was inspired by the arrest of several bloggers in Bangladesh who spoke out against the government and against Islam.&nbsp; Columbia is one of several cities across the globe participating in Defend Dissent.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 14:08:11 +0000 Bridgit Bowden 32697 at http://kbia.org Student and atheist groups call for freedom of expression in Bangladesh