Nuwan Peiris

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Nuwan Peiris

178 days ago

the US Coast Guard’s "floating Guantanamos"

The Coast Guard’s ‘Floating Guantánamos’

nytimes.com

Nuwan Peiris

241 days ago

address the root causes of conflict. this one, on Mali

Terrorism in Africa: Ending Violence in Mali Starts With Building Communities

newsweek.com

Nuwan Peiris

247 days ago

Rembert Browne on Colin Kaepernick and race in the US

Colin Kaepernick Has a Job

bleacherreport.com

Nuwan Peiris

311 days ago

you've heard plenty about (US) right-wing media, what about the left? rise above, please.

How the Left Lost Its Mind

theatlantic.com

Nuwan Peiris

314 days ago

Covers some important aspects of why terrorism is at the forefront of public and political discussion but think the author overlooks some major conclusions

Why we think terrorism is scarier than it really is (and we probably always will)

vox.com

Nuwan Peiris

338 days ago

understand the difficulty of law enforcement in using terrorism label in some cases,but media isn't constrained in those same ways, and yet...

Terrorist or Disturbed Loner? The Contentious Politics of a Label

nytimes.com

Nuwan Peiris

342 days ago

fascinating, sad read on El Chapo and America's heroin problem. author suggests he was deliberately released as with him "in power " there was relative peace.

El Chapo and the Secret History of the Heroin Crisis

esquire.com

Nuwan Peiris

504 days ago

bio on António Guterres

Will António Guterres be the UN's best ever secretary general?

theguardian.com

Nuwan Peiris

524 days ago

Sad but important read to get even the smallest idea of what it's like on the ground in Yemen. At least 3,700 killed, more than a million displaced, 8,000 cases of dengue in one city alone.

Yemen's Hidden War

rollingstone.com

Nuwan Peiris

532 days ago

"progressive" on many issues, but not Infidelity

What’s wrong with infidelity?

1843magazine.com

Nuwan Peiris

548 days ago

meticulous data and Southampton's rise

Southampton: How Saints thrive despite selling best players & losing managers

bbc.com

Nuwan Peiris

549 days ago

Heard of the Saudi-Iranian proxy war, but never as having run since the late 1970s. Includes a funny metaphor.

How the Iranian-Saudi Proxy Struggle Tore Apart the Middle East

nytimes.com

Nuwan Peiris

554 days ago

Fun read. The various ways batsmen confront their lonely battle

How do batsmen cope with the intensity of their lonely skill?

espncricinfo.com

Nuwan Peiris

555 days ago

Bangladesh's test victory, in perspective

Bangladesh's extraordinary 16 years in Test cricket

espncricinfo.com

Nuwan Peiris

576 days ago

interesting read on 'a new scramble for Africa',"

Shadow War in the Sahara

aljazeera.com

Nuwan Peiris

596 days ago

beautiful piece on Rangana Herarh

Left-arm lovable

thecricketmonthly.com

Nuwan Peiris

597 days ago

Nice piece on Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres did great things, but he failed in what mattered to him the most

theguardian.com

Nuwan Peiris

602 days ago

bravery that created a nation

The interview that changed a nation: 1990 meeting with rebel leader Xanana Gusmao in jungle hideout

abc.net.au

Nuwan Peiris

603 days ago

What might have been for Thilan Samaraweera

Just how good was Samare

island.lk

Nuwan Peiris

603 days ago

Are football matches in illegal Israeli settlements home matches, or away?

Palestinians call on FIFA to ban matches in settlements

aljazeera.com

Nuwan Peiris

652 days ago

Thousands of new-born babies of early migrants to Israel stolen from their parents.

The shocking story of Israel's disappeared babies

aljazeera.com

Nuwan Peiris

671 days ago

a sad, dangerous practice in Malawi

The man hired to have sex with children

bbc.com

Nuwan Peiris

674 days ago

Nice. referendum to allow Colombians to ok/reject govt-FARC peace accord

Colombia high court approves plebiscite for peace accords

feeds.reuters.com

Nuwan Peiris

674 days ago

Joy! Kuwait sets minimum wage and improves rights for domestic workers. May it spread through the Gulf.

Kuwait sets minimum wage for domestic helpers in first for Gulf

jordantimes.com

Nuwan Peiris

682 days ago

Iran and others continue to disagree on missiles, post-agreement

Iran, criticizing Merkel, says will press on with missile program

reuters.com

Nuwan Peiris

682 days ago

Kashmiris continue to die in silence

Kashmiris decry world's silence over killings

aljazeera.com

Nuwan Peiris

686 days ago

good response from the US to limit protections to its civilian contractors in Jaoan

U.S. Moves to Limit Protections for Its Civilian Military Workers in Japan

nytimes.com

Nuwan Peiris

686 days ago

APs fact check on Clinton and het emails

AP FACT CHECK: Clinton email claims collapse under FBI probe

bigstory.ap.org

Nuwan Peiris

688 days ago

not like for like, but Gasol looks to be Duncan's replacement

Grades: Spurs add Gasol, wrestle with Duncan’s possible retirement

on.si.com

Nuwan Peiris

701 days ago

37 years later, land returned to Aboriginal owners

'At last': Kenbi land returned to Aboriginal owners after 37-year fight

theguardian.com

Nuwan Peiris

701 days ago

Guantanamo news. legislation blocked, 30 detainees unlikely to be successfully prosecuted, so why are they then detained?

Exclusive: Justice Department opposes new Obama proposal on Guantanamo

reuters.com

Nuwan Peiris

701 days ago

psychiatrist calls Australian detention centres, atrocities

Offshore detention whistleblower loses job after condemning 'atrocity' of camps

theguardian.com

Nuwan Peiris

702 days ago

if you're still basking in the afterglow of Lebron

The Ultimate Triumph: Ohio’s LeBron James delivers Cavs’ first title

si.com

Nuwan Peiris

804 days ago

Nice profile on Oman cricket

The exuberance, resilience and brotherhood of Oman cricket

wisdenindia.com

Nuwan Peiris

822 days ago

a beautiful explanation of love. Great relationship advice

How to Love: Legendary Zen Buddhist Teacher Thich Nhat Hanh on Mastering the Art of “Interbeing”

brainpickings.org

Nuwan Peiris

829 days ago

What romance really means

What Romance Really Means After 10 Years of Marriage

thecut.com

Nuwan Peiris

848 days ago

oral history of Kobe's 81 point game

From The Mag : The story of Kobe Bryant's greatest game

espn.com

Nuwan Peiris

848 days ago

Love oral histories. Pretty short for a legendary 281. Laxman v Australia.

281-degree panorama

thecricketmonthly.com

Nuwan Peiris

849 days ago

Jarrod Kimber does it again. Rollercoaster consideration of South Africa's test team that has you screaming "they're so unappreciated!" and then mumbling, "alright, they're good but not the greatest".

South Africa: giants without laurels

espncricinfo.com

Nuwan Peiris

856 days ago

a brilliant one to read. Share for the right reasons, try and actually understand why others think the way they do

The “Other Side” Is Not Dumb

medium.com

Nuwan Peiris

861 days ago

France's defense of free speech, post-Hebdo

Where Were the Post-Hebdo Free Speech Crusaders as France Spent the Last Year Crushing Free Speech?

theintercept.com

Nuwan Peiris

861 days ago

sad reports of more sexual abuse by UN peacekeepers

U.N. says some of its peacekeepers were paying 13-year-olds for sex

washingtonpost.com

Nuwan Peiris

867 days ago

if you're looking for some funny twitter (bot) accounts to follow

The best Twitter bots of 2015

qz.com

Nuwan Peiris

870 days ago

The finale to the 50 greatest test performances, series.

Practically magic

thecricketmonthly.com

Nuwan Peiris

882 days ago

Nice one on Mourinho's career path, although the Barca angle is just one that this piece has chosen to take.

The devil and José Mourinho

theguardian.com

Nuwan Peiris

882 days ago

Plenty you may disagree with, but fun list of the top 100 football players

The 100 best footballers in the world 2015 – interactive

theguardian.com

Nuwan Peiris

883 days ago

Some films from 2015, including a few you probably didn't hear about.

The 20 best films of 2015

avclub.com

Nuwan Peiris

885 days ago

Nice one on Steve Smith's rise

The adaptable Mr Smith

thecricketmonthly.com

Nuwan Peiris

890 days ago

awesome. On the leadership and the crazy of KG, and how he's Towns' Yoda.

The cruel tutelage of the Wolves' Kevin Garnett

espn.com

Nuwan Peiris

890 days ago

Here are Longreads' best sports writing of 2015. I picked up a few. Wright Thompson on Nawlins, if you have time.

Longreads Best of 2015: Sports Writing

longreads.com

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