University Teachers for Human Rights (Jaffna), whose members fearlessly upheld their commitment to humanity in the face of terror and intimidation from all sides - the Sri Lankan government, the LTTE and the IPKF. One of its founders was the feminist Dr. Rajani Thiranagama, murdered by the Tamil Tigers for her condemnation of their atrocities.
Proponents of self-determination may benefit from a reading of this report on the murder (May 1998) of Mrs. Sarojini Yogeswaran, Mayoress of Jaffna. Its last lines read as follows:
A Tamil heroine unmourned & the sociology of obfuscation
University Teachers for Human Rights (Jaffna) Sri Lanka. Special Report no: 11. September 1998