Posts Tagged: Burma
Emphasis, as always, added.
Cognitive dissonance aside, Buddhists -- including monks -- take up arms against Muslims in Burma while the government stands by.
Aung San Suu Kyi's tremendous skills as an opposition leader don't necessarily translate to presidential politics.
Burma -- from its president to its Nobel laureate -- has failed to address Buddhist violence in its Rakhine state against Muslim Rohingyas.
Just because the cliche that Afghanistan is the graveyard of empires is repeated ad nauseam doesn't mean it's not true.
The U.S. government has decided to lift the economic and diplomatic pressure that made reform in Burma possible.
A prominent Burma activist takes the Nobel laureate to task.
Walden Bello journeys through Burma's changing political landscape.
She may be biding her time, but Aung San Suu Kyi has yet to forcefully advocate for them.
President Thein Sein has a long way to go to win the trust of the West, as well as his own people.