Polity Vol.5 No.2

NO RETURN TO THE GALLOWS 4
HANG THE DEATH PENALTY! 13
CREEPING TALIBANIZATION? 15
BUDDHISM DURING COLONIAL RULE Terry C. Muck 17
THE MOON IN THE WATER John Stifler 20
POVERTY AND PEOPLE’S POWER Nimal Sanderatne 22
THE CONTRADICTIONS OF RELIGIOUS PRETENSIONS Asoka Ekanayaka 24
UPALI COORAY (1939-2009) Charles Wesley Ervin 26
1947 GENERAL STRIKE- A FLASHBACK T.B. Dissanayake 28
TSUNAMI 30
THE WAVE 31