Regions / Burma
A growing global movement is ensuring that if the Japanese government won't hold itself to account for its crimes against women, then history will.
Daw Suu refused to address the plight of the oppressed Rohingya, who originally come from Bangladesh, when she met its prime minister.
Buddhist mobs in Burma justify their attacks on Rohingya Muslims by claiming that the victims were illegal Bengalis trying to sneak into the country.
Syria is Iran’s Vietnam; Burma’s former head still pulls strings.
It’s time for the United States to examine how its own foreign policy promotes genocide, and take the actions necessary to curb it.
Democratic and political reforms in Burma have been uneven and halting.
Although known for decades for its oppressive behavior, Myanmar's government is capable of very little when it comes to conserving natural resources, promoting development, and protecting citizens.
By defending Buddhists who attack Muslims Thein Sein is pouring oil on the fire.
A poem: To all the men and women who sing change change change Mee-ahn mar--we never heard of you before.
In its rush to jump on the Burma investment bandwagon, the U.S. is actually exploring working with Burma's army.