The bad news: still another Bangladeshi secular blogger murdered

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This is the third time in a year—the third time a secular blogger has been accosted on the streets of Bangladesh and brutally hacked to death with machetes.  This time, according to The Washington Post, it was Ananta Bijoy. He was young, like the other two, and Al-Qaeda, which claimed responsibility for at least one other murder, may be behind this one as well:

Ananta Bijoy Das, a Bangladeshi writer known for advocating science and secularism, was hacked to death by masked men wielding machetes while on his way to work Tuesday morning.

Das died instantly in the attack, police in Sylhet city told the Associated Press. He is the third Bangladeshi writer to be killed in less than four months.

Though police did not offer a motive for the killing, they mentioned to Al Jazeera that Das has written about science and the evolution of the Soviet Union. He was also…

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