BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Prosecutors in the U.S. are asking for a Canadian man to serve the maximum sentence of 15 years after he
NEW YORK, N.Y. - A former University of Waterloo student has pleaded guilty in a New York district court to conspiring to
"Shoot! I am telling you, shoot! Shoot and run!" Seelan was demanding that his childhood friend Aruna kill him and escape. Aruna saw tears in Seelan's eyes as Aruna pointed the gun and fired. This would be the catalyst for one of the most damaging periods in Sri Lankan history.
The arguments for reconciliation, while commendable in principle, have mutated into a rather immoral and circular conversation-stopper. In its present form, reconciliation is a kind of post-war pacifism that is too convenient for the victor, and ultimately disrespectful to the innocent.