Posts Tagged: Burma
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.
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.
Burma's Muslims are caught in a cross-fire between Chinese and Western investment.
Emphasis, as always, added.
Cognitive dissonance aside, Buddhists -- including monks -- take up arms against Muslims in Burma while the government stands by.